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Photograph by:
John Johnson, American, 1879 - 1953  Search this
Subject of:
Luther Allen, American, 1885 - 1969  Search this
Ida Allen, American, 1887 - 1983  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  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:
ca. 1912; printed 2012
Description:
A digital print of Luther and Ida Allen's wedding photo in Lincoln, Nebraska. The couple stand on a wooden porch with their best man and maid of honor. The women stand to the right and hold flowers, the men stand to the left and hold their hands behind their backs. The house number [828] is visible above the group.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Families  Search this
Marriage customs and rites  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.56.2.34
Restrictions & Rights:
© Douglas Keister
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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/fd5fc13f7bb-13e4-46ec-a65c-45254a7ed51b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.56.2.34