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Photograph by:
Robert H. McNeill, American, 1917 - 2005  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D (image): 16 × 20 in. (40.6 × 50.8 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
P Street, Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1940
Description:
A black and white photograph of the P. Street Post Office. The photograph features a group of women, men and children, waiting on line at the Post Office. Two clerks work behind the counter.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Graham Holdings Company
Object number:
2014.276.2.12
Restrictions & Rights:
© Robert H. McNeill Heirs
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
Collection title:
Robert McNeill Photographs
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd59b8d1078-1c35-40a8-8c26-780fdca73603
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.276.2.12