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Photograph by:
Goodman Photographer, American, active ca. 1888 - 1889  Search this
Subject of:
Izetta Alexander Smith, American, b. 1861  Search this
Medium:
albumen and silver on paper on card mount
Dimensions:
H x W: 6 1/2 x 4 3/16 in. (16.5 x 10.6 cm)
Type:
cabinet photographs
albumen prints
portraits
Place made:
New Haven, Connecticut, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1888-1889
Description:
This cabinet card has a photograph of a young woman, Izetta Alexander, gazing to her right. She wears a dark-colored high-button bodice with a standing collar and a light-colored jacket. The woman has metal hoop earrings and wears a metal pin at her collar. Text printed along the bottom of the card mount in black ink reads "Goodman / 69 CHURCH ST., / NEW HAVEN, CONN." Printed on the reverse of the card mount is a blooming rose over a sheet of paper with text reading "GOODMAN / Photographer / 69 CHURCH STREET / NEW HAVEN, / CONN." At the left of the paper sheet is a small boat preparing to cross a body of water with buildings on the opposite shore.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Family of Keith M. Jones in honor of Lonnie Bunch
Object number:
2009.31.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5b1b2883e-02cd-46a1-b902-627420611c80
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.31.3