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Photograph by:
David D. Spitzer, American  Search this
Subject of:
Dakota Staton, American, 1930 - 2007  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 13 11/16 x 9 7/16 in. (34.8 x 23.9 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 13 13/16 x 9 11/16 in. (35.1 x 24.6 cm)
H x W (Matted): 20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.6 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place captured:
Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1988
Description:
A black-and-white photograph of jazz vocalist Dakota Staton singing at a performance in Miami, FL. Staton is photographed in profile from the left. She holds a microphone in front of her and wears a sequined blouse and jacket. Two stage lights are visible beyond her.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Photography  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of David D. Spitzer
Object number:
2012.164.87
Restrictions & Rights:
© David D. Spitzer
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/fd5f8261a5a-d7f2-4d99-b9b7-3ab89fae606e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.164.87