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Created by:
Rev. Henry Clay Anderson, American, 1911 - 1998  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Mississippi Valley State University, American, founded 1950  Search this
Medium:
photographic gelatin and silver on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Sheet): 8 1/16 × 9 7/8 in. (20.5 × 25.1 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place made:
Greenville, Washington County, Mississippi, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1950s
Description:
A black-and-white photograph of a female cheerleader from Mississippi Vocational College. She is wearing an "MVC" baseball hat with the same spelled out on the front, an "MVC" light sweater with the same spelled out on front and a dark skirt. She is kneeling down on a field with her left hand around a megaphone and her right pointed to her hat. Behind her is a water tower in the distance and a building.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Education  Search this
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)  Search this
Photography  Search this
Sports  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles Schwartz and Shawn Wilson
Object number:
2012.137.14.24
Restrictions & Rights:
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture
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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/fd5d120170e-750f-4447-8bcc-78fb249241ab
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.137.14.24