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Photograph by:
Charles "Teenie" Harris, American, 1908 - 1998  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 9 × 11 1/4 in. (22.9 × 28.6 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 11 × 14 in. (27.9 × 35.6 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Hill District, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1956-1957
Description:
A black and white photograph of the corner of Fullerton Street and Wylie Avenue in the Hill District of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The streets are lined with business including Kelly's Bar and Stanley's Tavern. In the center of the background, demolition of Rhumba Theatre is visible. The bottom corner of the photograph has an inscription that reads: [851]. The back of the photograph is blank.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Press  Search this
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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:
2014.302.84
Restrictions & Rights:
© Carnegie Museum of Art, Charles "Teenie" Harris Archive
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Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd50fdaa5eb-f53d-475b-a196-67a9f50cfd49
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.302.84