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Created by:
George Krause, American, born 1937  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Medium:
photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 6 3/4 x 4 11/16 in. (17.1 x 11.9 cm)
H x W (paper): 10 5/8 x 7 5/16 in. (27 x 18.6 cm)
Type:
photographic prints
portraits
Place captured:
South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1962; printed 2009
Description:
Black and white photograph of two young African American girls, the one in the foreground is standing in front of a clothsline with a white sheet hung behind her. She is looking at the camera. Behind the clothesline and white sheet the second girl is visible, but only the top of her head and eyes. The image was captured in 1962 but was printed from the original negative in 2009. The photographic print is signed and dated by the photographer, George Krause, in ink on the recto.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Children  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.162.9
Restrictions & Rights:
© 2009 George Krause
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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/fd565c4a501-9b5a-4dbd-958a-51537064364b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.162.9