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Catalog Data

Photographer:
Jackson, Frank R., 1908-2007  Search this
Collection Creator:
Bazemore, Henry  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (photographic print , gelatin silver, 8 x 9 in. (20.3 x 22.9 cm).)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
circa 1943 - 1945
Scope and Contents:
Jerome and John Shelton participate in a Tom Thumb wedding activity at the Frederick Douglass Community Center in Washington, DC. Tom Thumb weddings were events where children played the roles of bride, groom, minister, wedding party, and guest.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Topic:
African American children  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Weddings  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Collection Citation:
Henry Bazemore collection of Frederick Douglass Dwellings photographs, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Henry Bazemore.
Identifier:
ACMA.06-067, Item ACMA PH2009.7008.02
See more items in:
Henry Bazemore collection of Frederick Douglass Dwellings photographs
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-067-ref523