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Photograph by:
Ouida F. Taylor, American, died 2001  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
H x W (front): 6642 pixels × 6654 pixels
134.5 MB
digital images
digital media - born analog
Place depicted:
Oak Bluffs, Dukes County, Massachusetts, United States, Martha's Vineyard, North and Central America
A black-and-white digital image of the Taylor family at the beach on Martha's Vineyard. At center, in front of the gently breaking surf, stands a man in a bathing suit, facing towards the camera and looking to the proper left. In the foreground at proper left stand two (2) men wearing hats, and at proper right a young child and a woman are lying on beach blankets on the sand. In the background at proper right are three (3) people swimming in the ocean wearing light-colored swim caps, and a man wearing swim trunks standing in the water, facing to the right.
African American  Search this
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Domestic life  Search this
Families  Search this
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Recreation  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Dr. Teletia R. Taylor and descendants of Geraldine A. Taylor, Proprietor, "Taylor's Playfair"
Object number:
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Taylor Family Album: Martha's Vineyard Memories
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture