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The Media Ministry readies the audio equipment and video cameras prior to the start of worship services at Greater Mt. Calvary Holy Church, Washington, D.C., 2003

Catalog Data

Photograph by:
Jason Miccolo Johnson, American  Search this
Subject of:
Greater Mount Calvary Holy Church, American, founded 1966  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (sheet): 19 7/8 x 15 15/16 in. (50.5 x 40.5 cm)
H x W (image): 18 1/4 x 12 1/4 in. (46.4 x 31.1 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place captured:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2003; printed 2012
Description:
A black-and-white photograph of one man and three women standing and sitting behind cameras and a sound board on a balcony. Two women have earphones on. The man is turned slightly toward the camera and has his hand on his face. The third woman is sitting behind a sound board. The congregation can be seen below them in the background on the right side of the photograph. No inscriptions on the front or back.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Christianity  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Photography  Search this
Religion  Search this
The Black Church  Search this
Worship services  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.141.4
Restrictions & Rights:
© Jason Miccolo Johnson
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
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd53e229622-592b-4345-ae57-5a6e7abcdd76
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.141.4