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Photograph by:
Charles "Teenie" Harris, American, 1908 - 1998  Search this
Subject of:
Charles "Teenie" Harris, American, 1908 - 1998  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.6 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place depicted:
Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca.1940; printed 2000
Description:
A black and white photograph of Charles "Teenie" Harris. This self-portrait pictures Harris from the waist up, seated in his photography studio, wearing a striped suit. Harris is looking into the camera and smiling. His hair is parted on his left side and he has a mustache. The back of the photograph has an inscription, by hand in pencil of a number: [738] and a stamped photographer’s stamp.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from Charles A. Harris and Beatrice Harris in memory of Charles "Teenie" Harris
Object number:
2014.302.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© Carnegie Museum of Art, Charles "Teenie" Harris Archive
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/fd5176ea01d-8f0f-4c62-ba0f-ec5fadc0ac25
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.302.1