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Photograph by:
O. Pierre Havens, American, 1838 - 1912  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
albumen and silver on paper on card mount
Dimensions:
H x W (sheet): 3 15/16 × 6 15/16 in. (10 × 17.6 cm)
H x W (image (each)): 3 9/16 × 3 1/4 in. (9 × 8.3 cm)
Type:
albumen prints
stereographs
portraits
Place printed:
Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1876-1888
Description:
A stereograph titled "An Hour's Hunting" printed and photographed by O. Pierre Havens of Savannah, Georgia. The albumen prints depict an unidentified woman and an unidentified girl seated on the open doorstep of a log building. The girl's head rests in the woman's lap. The woman looks down at the child with her hands in the child's hair. The prints are mounted on card stock that is orange on the front and light pink on the reverse. Black text printed on the reverse lists the photographer's name and address. A paper label is adhered upside down on the bottom reverse with black printed text reading: "56. An Hour's Hunting."
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Children  Search this
Hair  Search this
Health  Search this
Photography  Search this
United States--History--1865-1921  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Liljenquist Family Collection
Object number:
2016.166.6
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Liljenquist Family Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5035076b8-b3a0-4f20-9a8b-18b38afc4964
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.166.6