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Photograph by:
John Johnson, American, 1879 - 1953  Search this
Subject of:
George W. Butcher, American, 1874 - 1958  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Printed by:
Douglas R. Keister, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 10 x 14 in. (25.4 x 35.6 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 12 x 16 in. (30.5 x 40.6 cm)
Type:
portraits
digital prints
Place captured:
Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1919-1925; printed 2012
Description:
A digital print of George W. Butcher and a friend in front of the Butcher home in Lincoln, Nebraska. The man on the left is dressed in a dark colored suit while the man on the right is dressed in a light colored suit. Both men are wearing their hats slightly askew and carry canes. The men are standing on a paved walkway at the bottom of a wooden porch in front of a house. The address plate [2001] is visible above the screen door.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.56.2.28
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/fd59f740bd3-50c1-4589-8915-349f1fafab67
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.56.2.28