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Photograph by:
Charles "Teenie" Harris, American, 1908 - 1998  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 9 × 11 7/16 in. (22.9 × 29.1 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 11 × 13 15/16 in. (27.9 × 35.4 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Library, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1947
Description:
A black and white photograph of a group of miners outside a mine entrance. Several of the miners are exiting the entrance. A line of mine cars sit on a track that enters the mine. An advertisement for a magic act is posted to the left of the mine entrance. The bottom right corner has an inscription of the number: [585]. The back of the photograph is blank.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Communities  Search this
Labor  Search this
Photography  Search this
Skilled labor  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:
2014.302.79
Restrictions & Rights:
© Carnegie Museum of Art, Charles "Teenie" Harris Archive
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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/fd55a5fa555-92fa-4ae5-94d2-e3288ae017c3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.302.79