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Photograph by:
John Johnson, American, 1879 - 1953  Search this
Subject of:
Leon Lillie, American  Search this
Brevy Lillie, American  Search this
Created by:
Douglas R. Keister, American  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
H x W: 8112 pixels × 5772 pixels, 134.03 MB
Type:
portraits
digital images
digital media - born analog
Place captured:
Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1919-1925; scanned 2012
Description:
A digital scan of Leon and Brevy Lillie in Lincoln, Nebraska. Leon sits on a chair and wears a dark striped jacket and tall hat. A pocketwatch chain hangs across the front of his jacket. Brevy stands just behing Leon and wears a dakr dress, striped scarf, and large pendant. They are posed in front of a cloth backdrop hung on the outside wall of a building.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Families  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.56.1.26
Restrictions & Rights:
© Douglas Keister
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/fd5080c9e52-25e1-4ef3-ae26-e346a64907c4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.56.1.26