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Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Dr. Albert C. Johnston, American, 1900 - 1988  Search this
Thyra A. Johnston, American, 1903 - 1995  Search this
Albert Chandler Johnston Jr., American, 1925 - 2014  Search this
Anne Baumann Breen, American, 1930 - 2004  Search this
Paul Johnston, American, born 1935  Search this
Donald Vincent Johnston, American, 1929 - 2007  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 1/2 × 11 in. (21.6 × 27.9 cm)
H x W: 7 3/4 × 10 5/16 in. (19.7 × 26.2 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1949
Description:
A photograph of the Johnston family. Starting to the left of the photograph depicts a tall woman in a white dress smiling looking directly into the camera. To the right of her is a man wearing a suit and bowtie. He has a mustache and is holding a cigarette or cigar in his right hand. To his right is a shorter woman also smiling and in a white dress looking directly into the camera. To the right of her is a young boy in a dark suit with only his top button buttoned and a bowtie around his neck. Behind him and slightly to the right is a man looking towards his right smiling. He is in a dark suit and wearing a dark necktie. To the right of him is a man wearing a white naval uniform looking towards his left smiling with both hands behind his back.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Colorism  Search this
Film  Search this
Identity  Search this
Independent films  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.118.55
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
Rights assessment and 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/fd566426f5c-7274-460a-b741-afeebc02d73d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.118.55