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Photograph by:
Don Thompson, American  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 13 7/8 × 10 7/8 in. (35.3 × 27.6 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place depicted:
Tulsa, Tulsa County, Oklahoma, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1970; printed 2014
Description:
A black-and-white gelatin silver print of a boy. The close up portrait is focused on his face. His head is tilted slightly to his left side and he is looking up. The proper left side of his face is obscured by shadow. An adhesive label on the verso has the photographer's printed name and contact information as well as [Child of the Street - 1970] in bold italicized text and the photographer's signature [Don Thompson 2014] in graphite.
Topic:
African American  Search this
American West  Search this
Children  Search this
Communities  Search this
Photography  Search this
Tulsa Race Massacre  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the photographer, Don Thompson
Object number:
2014.206.11
Restrictions & Rights:
© Don Thompson
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/fd5813657da-3727-4faa-8589-cd3ef6d42375
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.206.11