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Photograph by:
Louis H. Draper, American, 1935 - 2002  Search this
Subject of:
Langston Hughes, American, 1902 - 1967  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Sheet): 10 15/16 x 13 15/16 in. (27.8 x 35.4 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Date:
ca. 1960
Description:
A gelatin silver print of Langston Hughes sitting at a desk in front of a typewriter. Hughes is wearing a short sleeve button-up shirt with vertical stripes and holds a pencil in his right hand. Handwritten on reverse side of photograph is [11 x 14 -Outer/350.00/49/32/6/DR 0040/Portrait of Langston Hughes].
Topic:
African American  Search this
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Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.43.3
Restrictions & Rights:
© The Louis Draper Archive
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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/fd5cef89cb8-f6b5-45a4-8743-c2a7997543d7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.43.3