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Created by:
Rev. Henry Clay Anderson, American, 1911 - 1998  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
photographic gelatin and silver on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Sheet): 8 x 10 in. (20.3 x 25.4 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place made:
Greenville, Washington County, Mississippi, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1948 - 1970s
Description:
A black-and-white photograph of two women and a man engaged in a theater performance. The man, left, wears a t-shirt under an approximation of a toga and a laurel crown. The woman at center gestures towards him as the second, at right, looks on. Both women wear dresses. The scenery includes a table and chairs as well as two fluted columns in the background.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Drama (Theatre)  Search this
Photography  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:
2012.137.3.31
Restrictions & Rights:
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture
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/fd514df257b-aa8c-47e4-8ab8-1f16ee9cb8a4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.137.3.31