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Dr. Jacquelyn Grant prays that her words might be blessed before delivering the morning sermon on annual Women’s Day at Allen Temple Baptist Church, Oakland, California, 1998

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Photograph by:
Jason Miccolo Johnson, American  Search this
Subject of:
Allen Temple Baptist Church, American, founded 1919  Search this
Dr. Jacquelyn Grant, American, born 1948  Search this
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
H x W (Image): 18 5/8 x 13 1/8 in. (47.3 x 33.3 cm)
H x W (Image and Sheet): 19 7/8 x 15 7/8 in. (50.5 x 40.3 cm)
gelatin silver prints
Place captured:
Oakland, Alameda County, California, United States, North and Central America
1998; printed 2012
A black-and-white photograph of Dr. Jacquelyn Grant standing behind a podium in prayer. Her head is bowed and her eyes are closed. Her hands are almost pressed with fingers extended. No inscriptions on the front or back.
African American  Search this
Baptist  Search this
Photography  Search this
Prayer  Search this
Religion  Search this
The Black Church  Search this
Women  Search this
Worship services  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
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Restrictions & Rights:
© Jason Miccolo Johnson
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National Museum of African American History and Culture