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Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Booker T. Washington High School, American, founded 1913  Search this
Medium:
photographic gelatin and silver on photographic paper with ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W (2013.79.10a): 2 3/4 x 6 1/2 in. (7 x 16.5 cm)
H x W (2013.79.10b): 3 3/8 x 6 3/4 in. (8.6 x 17.1 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Tulsa, Tulsa County, Oklahoma, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1940s-1950s
Description:
A black-and-white photograph of girls wearing majorette uniforms. The girls are in a line from right to left in the foreground of the image. The first three girls wear light colored band jackets, hats with large feather plumes, and white boots. The girls behind them wear dark colored band jackets, full, light colored skirts, and white boots. In the background is a full marching band, in dark band uniforms, and a large crowd of people. The photograph is accompanied by a piece of paper (2013.79.10b) with black printed text that says "Pep Parade before football game brought us through heavy traffic."
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
American West  Search this
Amusements  Search this
Band (Music)  Search this
Communities  Search this
Education  Search this
Marching bands (Music)  Search this
Photography  Search this
Youth  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Families of Anita Williams Christopher and David Owen Williams
Object number:
2013.79.10ab
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:
W.D. Williams Family Collection, Tulsa, Oklahoma
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd566a016cb-c183-4745-9714-a7330cff0a3c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.79.10ab