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Created by:
Beverly Conley, American, born 1944  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Sheet): 7 15/16 x 9 15/16 in. (20.2 x 25.2 cm)
H x W (Image): 6 1/4 x 9 3/16 in. (15.9 x 23.3 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Roxbury, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1986-1990
Description:
A black-and-white photograph of children on a parade float. Three of them have their hands clasped in prayer.
Topic:
African American  Search this
African diaspora  Search this
Catholicism  Search this
Communities  Search this
Holidays and festivals  Search this
Immigration  Search this
Photography  Search this
Prayer  Search this
Religion  Search this
Worship services  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Beverly Conley
Object number:
2012.76.5
Restrictions & Rights:
© Beverly Conley
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
Portfolio/Series:
Cape Verdeans in the Boston Area of Massachusetts and in the Cape Verde Islands
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ee446ae9-3b2c-4952-8a9e-2c548c7717c5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.76.5