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Created by:
Robert Galbraith, American, 1919 - 2015  Search this
Printed by:
Igor Bakht, born 1928  Search this
Subject of:
Mary Francis Hill Coley, American, 1900 - 1966  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 19 x 14 1/2 in. (48.3 x 36.8 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.6 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place depicted:
Albany, Dougherty County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1952; printed 2005
Description:
A black-and-white photograph of Mary Coley. She is featured from the chest up. She sits, with her body facing the left of the image and her proper left shoulder facing the camera. On the wall behind Coley, there are numerous frames filled with photographs of children.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Enterprise  Search this
Children  Search this
Families  Search this
Health  Search this
Labor  Search this
Medicine  Search this
Midwifery  Search this
Motherhood  Search this
Photography  Search this
Rural life  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Robert Galbraith
Object number:
2009.1.21
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1987 Robert Galbraith
Permission required for use. Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series:
Reclaiming Midwives: Stills from All My Babies
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57b598d3f-6f24-4ab0-b459-b754e2963a93
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.1.21