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Created by:
Dana Photo Studio, American  Search this
Distributed by:
The Sommer Studio, American  Search this
Subject of:
Jack Johnson, American, 1878 - 1946  Search this
Medium:
ink on photographic paper on cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 1/2 x 5 7/16 in. (8.9 x 13.8 cm)
Type:
photographic postcards
Place captured:
Reno, Washoe County, Nevada, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1910
Description:
A black-and-white photographic postcard of Jack Johnson's corner before the "Fight of the Century" between Johnson and James J. Jeffries. Johnson, seated wears a robe and points with his right hand. He is surrounded by training and support staff.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Boxing  Search this
Photography  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Sports  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.36.1.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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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/fd5da4c25c2-0eea-415b-8f06-c7a868a290b3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.36.1.1