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Photograph by:
Aaron Siskind, American, 1903 - 1991  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Sheet): 14 × 10 7/8 in. (35.6 × 27.6 cm)
H x W (Image): 8 3/4 × 8 3/16 in. (22.2 × 20.8 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Harlem, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1940-1941
Description:
Black and white gelatin silver photographic print of a man wearing apron shown standing in doorway of storefront of "Our Own Community Grocery & Delicatessen".
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Enterprise  Search this
Business  Search this
Communities  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Howard and Ellen Greenberg
Object number:
2011.165.28
Restrictions & Rights:
© Courtesy The Aaron Siskind Foundation
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:
Most Crowded Block in the World
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd584aa9473-c8dd-4061-b522-19a27984c28f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.165.28