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Photograph by:
Charles "Teenie" Harris, American, 1908 - 1998  Search this
Subject of:
Louis Armstrong, American, 1901 - 1971  Search this
Ann Baker, American, 1919 - 1999  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 9 1/16 × 11 1/2 in. (23 × 29.2 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 11 × 13 15/16 in. (27.9 × 35.4 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Hill District, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
May 1945
Description:
A black and white photograph of Louis Armstrong and Ann Baker sitting in a booth at the Crawford Grill in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Armstrong is sitting on the interior and Baker on the outside. They both are looking at the camera and there are some cups on top of the table. There is an inscription in the bottom right corner that reads: [752]. The back of the photograph is blank.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communities  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Photography  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from Charles A. Harris and Beatrice Harris in memory of Charles "Teenie" Harris
Object number:
2014.302.88
Restrictions & Rights:
© Carnegie Museum of Art, Charles "Teenie" Harris Archive
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.302.88