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Photograph by:
Robert Houston, American, 1935 - 2021  Search this
Subject of:
Nina Simone, American, 1933 - 2003  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
H x W: 9195 pixels × 8873 pixels, 155.62 MB
Type:
portraits
digital images
digital media - born analog
Place depicted:
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1969
Description:
This image depicts musician Nina Simone during a concert. Sideways to the viewer, she turns her head to her right, her mouth open, while gesturing with her right hand. There is a microphone positioned directly in front of her.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Blues (Music)  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Folk (Music)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Photography  Search this
Social reform  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Robert and Greta Houston
Object number:
2014.116.28
Restrictions & Rights:
© Robert Houston
Permission required for use. 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/fd5d19d3274-c09b-4a56-b6ac-da912e1a7991
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.116.28