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Photograph by:
Rev. Henry Clay Anderson, American, 1911 - 1998  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 group of people outside of a church. The church is on the right side of the photograph and it is made of brick with a tower and no steeple as its entrance. There are people of the steps of the church and filling the area between the church and the street. Some cars are visible. People are wearing suits, dungarees, skirts and jackets as well as hats.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Christianity  Search this
Photography  Search this
Religion  Search this
The Black Church  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:
2012.137.7.24
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/fd564de0ff9-313b-46b7-82f7-278e41e8e5ef
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.137.7.24