1 photographic print : black & white ; 3 x 4 centimeters
Bahia (Brazil : State)
Children of filhas of Sabina, Caboclo Candomblé high priestess. Photograph from anthropologist Ruth Landes' 1938-1939 field research on Afro-Brazilians and Candomblé in Brazil in the city of Bahia (now known as Salvador). Handwritten by Landes on verso: "João on r. Sabina's hs. Oct. 1938"
landes_photo_brazil_91-4_0467, Brazil: Bahian blacks and candomblé [2 of 3], Box 62, Ruth Landes Papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Afro American Boy Group 1933 [cellulose acetate photonegative]
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, 8" x 10"
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Posed group of boys with two girls and six men standing in rows on the exterior steps of the Tweflth Street Branch of the Y.M.C.A. Several of the group are holding signs which read, "We are Jim's Buddies", "Here come the business men of the future" and "We are 'Afro' sales boys". Ink on negative: caption. "Defender sa]EFTY BAS[e]" edge imprint. No Scurlock number.
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History