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"Dat Spidah done tickle my Forehead." [Active no. 21952 : half-stereo photonegative.]

view "Dat Spidah done tickle my Forehead." [Active no. 21952 : half-stereo photonegative.] digital asset number 1
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood
American Stereoscopic Co
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, 3-1/2" x 3-3/4"
Culture:
African Americans
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1900
1910
1890-1920
1900-1910
Notes:
Currently stored in box 2.1.20 [124].
Editorial comment: This image was intended to amuse white audiences, pandering to and reinforcing negative racial stereotypes of the period. --David Haberstich, Archives Center.
Summary:
Man seated in chair, with mischievous boy behind him.
Topic:
Children
Dwellings
Spiders
Racism
Ethnic wit and humor
Local number:
RSN 10724
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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