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Indoor Portrait of a Girl Wearing a White Dress, Beautician Fashion Show

Created by:
Rev. Henry Clay Anderson, American, 1911 - 1998  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on acetate film
Dimensions:
H x W: 5 x 4 in (12.7 x 10.2 cm)
Type:
negatives
portraits
Place made:
Greenville, Washington County, Mississippi, United States
Date:
1948 - 1970s
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Beauty culture  Search this
Children  Search this
Communities  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Photography  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2007.1.69.15.9.A
Restrictions & Rights:
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
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Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
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National Museum of African American History and Culture
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.1.69.15.9.A
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Photographic slide of participants at a New York Gay Pride Parade

Photograph by:
Dr. Ron Simmons, American, born 1950  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
reversal film and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 × 2 in. (5.1 × 5.1 cm)
Type:
color slides
Place depicted:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1980s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Identity  Search this
LGBTQ  Search this
Sexuality  Search this
United States--History--1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Ron Simmons
Object number:
TA2019.38.1.1.1.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© Ron Simmons
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Ron Simmons Photography Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2019.38.1.1.1.1
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Photographic slide of Audre Lorde speaking at the Third World Gay Conference

Photograph by:
Dr. Ron Simmons, American, born 1950  Search this
Subject of:
Audre Lorde, American, 1934 - 1992  Search this
Medium:
reversal film and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 × 2 in. (5.1 × 5.1 cm)
Type:
color slides
Place depicted:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1979
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Identity  Search this
LGBTQ  Search this
Sexuality  Search this
United States--History--1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Ron Simmons
Object number:
TA2019.38.1.1.1.11
Restrictions & Rights:
© Ron Simmons
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Ron Simmons Photography Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2019.38.1.1.1.11
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Photographic slide of participants at a New York Gay Pride Parade

Photograph by:
Dr. Ron Simmons, American, born 1950  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
reversal film and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 × 2 in. (5.1 × 5.1 cm)
Type:
color slides
Place depicted:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1980s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Identity  Search this
LGBTQ  Search this
Sexuality  Search this
United States--History--1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Ron Simmons
Object number:
TA2019.38.1.1.1.12
Restrictions & Rights:
© Ron Simmons
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Ron Simmons Photography Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2019.38.1.1.1.12
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Photographic slide of National Coalition of Black Lesbian and Gays (NCBLG) sign

Photograph by:
Dr. Ron Simmons, American, born 1950  Search this
Subject of:
National Coalition of Black Lesbians and Gays, American, 1978 - 1990  Search this
Rev. Dr. Renee McCoy, American, born 1951  Search this
Medium:
reversal film and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 × 2 in. (5.1 × 5.1 cm)
Type:
color slides
Place depicted:
Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1988
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Identity  Search this
LGBTQ  Search this
Sexuality  Search this
United States--History--1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Ron Simmons
Object number:
TA2019.38.1.1.1.13
Restrictions & Rights:
© Ron Simmons
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Ron Simmons Photography Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2019.38.1.1.1.13
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Photographic slide of Marsha P. Johnson at a New York City Gay Pride Parade

Photograph by:
Dr. Ron Simmons, American, born 1950  Search this
Subject of:
Marsha P. Johnson, American, 1945 - 1992  Search this
Medium:
reversal film and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 × 2 in. (5.1 × 5.1 cm)
Type:
color slides
Place depicted:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1982
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Identity  Search this
LGBTQ  Search this
Sexuality  Search this
United States--History--1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Ron Simmons
Object number:
TA2019.38.1.1.1.14
Restrictions & Rights:
© Ron Simmons
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Ron Simmons Photography Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2019.38.1.1.1.14
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Photographic slide of marchers with "Salsa Soul Sisters" banners

Photograph by:
Dr. Ron Simmons, American, born 1950  Search this
Subject of:
Salsa Soul Sisters, American, founded 1974  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
reversal film and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 × 2 in. (5.1 × 5.1 cm)
Type:
color slides
Place depicted:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1983
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Identity  Search this
LGBTQ  Search this
Sexuality  Search this
United States--History--1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Ron Simmons
Object number:
TA2019.38.1.1.1.15
Restrictions & Rights:
© Ron Simmons
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Ron Simmons Photography Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2019.38.1.1.1.15
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Photographic slide of activist Joe Beam sitting against a white wall

Photograph by:
Dr. Ron Simmons, American, born 1950  Search this
Subject of:
Joseph F. Beam, American, 1954 - 1988  Search this
Medium:
reversal film and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 × 2 in. (5.1 × 5.1 cm)
Type:
color slides
Place depicted:
Saint Louis, Missouri, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1985
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Identity  Search this
LGBTQ  Search this
Sexuality  Search this
United States--History--1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Ron Simmons
Object number:
TA2019.38.1.1.1.16
Restrictions & Rights:
© Ron Simmons
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Ron Simmons Photography Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2019.38.1.1.1.16
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Photographic slide of a gay pride flag in San Francisco

Photograph by:
Dr. Ron Simmons, American, born 1950  Search this
Medium:
reversal film and cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 × 2 in. (5.1 × 5.1 cm)
Type:
color slides
Place depicted:
San Francisco, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1988
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Identity  Search this
LGBTQ  Search this
Sexuality  Search this
United States--History--1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Ron Simmons
Object number:
TA2019.38.1.1.1.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© Ron Simmons
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Ron Simmons Photography Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2019.38.1.1.1.2
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Photographic slide of Marsha P. Johnson at a New York Gay Pride March

Photograph by:
Dr. Ron Simmons, American, born 1950  Search this
Subject of:
Marsha P. Johnson, American, 1945 - 1992  Search this
Medium:
reversal film and cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 × 2 in. (5.1 × 5.1 cm)
Type:
color slides
Place depicted:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1982
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Identity  Search this
LGBTQ  Search this
Sexuality  Search this
United States--History--1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Ron Simmons
Object number:
TA2019.38.1.1.1.3
Restrictions & Rights:
© Ron Simmons
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Ron Simmons Photography Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2019.38.1.1.1.3
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Photographic slide of gay pride flag banner at a New York City Gay Pride March

Photograph by:
Dr. Ron Simmons, American, born 1950  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
reversal film and cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 × 2 in. (5.1 × 5.1 cm)
Type:
color slides
Place depicted:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1980s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Identity  Search this
LGBTQ  Search this
Sexuality  Search this
United States--History--1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Ron Simmons
Object number:
TA2019.38.1.1.1.4
Restrictions & Rights:
© Ron Simmons
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Ron Simmons Photography Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2019.38.1.1.1.4
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Photographic slide of Mabel Hampton with Barbara Smith and Louis Hughes

Photograph by:
Dr. Ron Simmons, American, born 1950  Search this
Subject of:
Mabel Hampton, American, 1902 - 1989  Search this
Barbara Smith, American, born 1946  Search this
Louis Hughes, American  Search this
National Coalition of Black Lesbians and Gays, American, 1978 - 1990  Search this
Medium:
reversal film and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 × 2 in. (5.1 × 5.1 cm)
Type:
color slides
Place depicted:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1985
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Identity  Search this
LGBTQ  Search this
Sexuality  Search this
United States--History--1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Ron Simmons
Object number:
TA2019.38.1.1.1.5
Restrictions & Rights:
© Ron Simmons
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Ron Simmons Photography Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2019.38.1.1.1.5
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Photographic slide of Barbara Smith at a National Gay Rights March

Photograph by:
Dr. Ron Simmons, American, born 1950  Search this
Subject of:
Barbara Smith, American, born 1946  Search this
Medium:
reversal film and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 × 2 in. (5.1 × 5.1 cm)
Type:
color slides
Place depicted:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1993
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Identity  Search this
LGBTQ  Search this
Sexuality  Search this
United States--History--1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Ron Simmons
Object number:
TA2019.38.1.1.1.6
Restrictions & Rights:
© Ron Simmons
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Ron Simmons Photography Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2019.38.1.1.1.6
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Poet Essex Hemphill playing chess

Photograph by:
Dr. Ron Simmons, American, born 1950  Search this
Subject of:
Essex Hemphill, American, 1957 - 1995  Search this
Medium:
reversal film and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 × 2 in. (5.1 × 5.1 cm)
Type:
color slides
Place depicted:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1981
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Identity  Search this
LGBTQ  Search this
Sexuality  Search this
United States--History--1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Ron Simmons
Object number:
TA2019.38.1.1.1.8
Restrictions & Rights:
© Ron Simmons
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Ron Simmons Photography Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2019.38.1.1.1.8
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Photographic slide of Tania Abdulahad with a Sapphire Sapphos banner

Photograph by:
Dr. Ron Simmons, American, born 1950  Search this
Subject of:
Sapphire Sapphos, American, founded 1979  Search this
Tania Abdulahad, American  Search this
Medium:
reversal film and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 × 2 in. (5.1 × 5.1 cm)
Type:
color slides
Place depicted:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1980-1981
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Identity  Search this
LGBTQ  Search this
Sexuality  Search this
United States--History--1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Ron Simmons
Object number:
TA2019.38.1.1.1.9
Restrictions & Rights:
© Ron Simmons
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Ron Simmons Photography Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2019.38.1.1.1.9
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Five photographic headshot portraits of Maxine Sullivan

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Maxine Sullivan, American, 1911 - 1987  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 9 3/8 × 6 1/2 in. (23.8 × 16.5 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 10 × 8 1/8 in. (25.4 × 20.6 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place depicted:
Bronx, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1980
Topic:
African American  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Photography  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.46.29.101.1-.5
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Maxine Sullivan Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.46.29.101.1-.5
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Photographic postcard of a military marching band

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Printed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Owned by:
Maxine Sullivan, American, 1911 - 1987  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on paper, ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 3 9/16 × 5 1/2 in. (9 × 14 cm)
Type:
portraits
photographic postcards
Place depicted:
France, Europe
Date:
ca. 1917
Topic:
African American  Search this
Band (Music)  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.46.29.115
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Maxine Sullivan Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.46.29.115
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Photographic print of Maxine Sullivan and her children

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Maxine Sullivan, American, 1911 - 1987  Search this
Paula Williams Morris, American, born 1945  Search this
Orville L. Williams  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 3 × 3 1/16 in. (7.6 × 7.8 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 3 1/2 × 3 1/2 in. (8.9 × 8.9 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Date:
ca. 1955
Topic:
African American  Search this
Children  Search this
Families  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Motherhood  Search this
Photography  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.46.29.131
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Maxine Sullivan Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.46.29.131
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Photographic print of Maxine Sullivan

Photograph by:
S. L. Fry  Search this
Subject of:
Maxine Sullivan, American, 1911 - 1987  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 5 1/2 × 3 13/16 in. (14 × 9.7 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 5 3/4 × 4 in. (14.6 × 10.2 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place depicted:
15 South Eastern Road, Strood, Kent, England, Europe
Date:
1948-1954
Topic:
African American  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Photography  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.46.29.69
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Maxine Sullivan Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.46.29.69
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Company P 506th Engineer Service Battalion Camp Lee 1149 G

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Printed by:
Eastman Kodak Company, founded 1889  Search this
Subject of:
506th Engineer Service Battalion, American, 1917 - 1919  Search this
United States Army, American, founded 1775  Search this
Fort Lee, American, founded 1917  Search this
Owned by:
Maxine Sullivan, American, 1911 - 1987  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on paper, ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 7/16 × 5 3/8 in. (8.7 × 13.7 cm)
Type:
stereoscopes
portraits
Place depicted:
Camp Lee, Prince George County, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1917-1918
Topic:
African American  Search this
Men  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.46.29.83
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Maxine Sullivan Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.46.29.83
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