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A Darky's Prayer, Florida [color photomechanical postcard]

view A Darky's Prayer, Florida [color photomechanical postcard] digital asset number 1
Donor:
Hoffman, David
Boaz, Joyce
Hoffman, Iris
Creator:
Curt Teich & Co. (Chicago, Ill.)
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item, 5.5" x 3.6"
Culture:
African Americans
Type:
Poems
Postcards
Picture postcards
Date:
1898
Circa 1898
1890-1920
Summary:
African American man praying, with alligators behind him. With short poem in dialect. Copyright Curt Teich & Co., Inc.
Cite as:
Hoffman/Boaz Postcard Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Ethnic wit and humor
Ethnic imagery
Alligators
Prayer
Local number:
AC0281-0000023 (AC Scan)
See more items in:
Hoffman/Boaz Postcard Collection 1900-1933
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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