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Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Laura Cathrell, 1914 - 1999  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 3 1/4 × 4 5/8 in. (8.3 × 11.7 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 7 1/2 × 5 in. (19 × 12.7 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Date:
early 20th-mid 20th century
Description:
A silver gelatin print depicting a black-and-white image of Laura Cathrell and a woman. Cathrell is depicted seated on a horse. The other woman is depicted standing between Cathrell’s horse and a second horse, holding both horses by their bridles. Cathrell is wearing a medium toned jacked, light toned shirt, and black pants. She is sitting side saddle on the horse. The other woman is wearing a light toned, button down blouse and black jodhpurs. Behind the women and horses is a brick wall and a brick building with a shingled roof. There are no inscriptions on the front or back of the photograph.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Dance  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Photography  Search this
Recreation  Search this
Rural life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.46.25.244
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
Collection title:
The Laura Cathrell Show-Down Magazine Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd542acb5b5-77b0-424f-bc54-e09e4a4908ed
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.46.25.244