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Photograph by:
John Johnson, American, 1879 - 1953  Search this
Subject of:
Mayme L. Griffin, American, ca. 1884 - after 1942  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:
1914; scanned 2012
Description:
A digital scan of Mayme Griffin posing for a portrait in Lincoln, Nebraska. She is seated in a wooden chair positioned in front of a fabric backdrop hung from the outside wall of a building. Mamie wears an elaborate dark colored dress with lace detailing and white gloves. Her left hand and right elbow rest on a book [The Wife of Monte Cristo] balanced on her lap.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.56.1.27
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/fd50a06bf01-1baa-4ead-98c1-ace88c0d48d4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.56.1.27