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Photograph by:
Jeanne Moutoussamy-Ashe, American, born 1951  Search this
Printed by:
ModernAge Photographic Services, American  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
H x W (Image): 19 7/16 × 13 in. (49.4 × 33 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 23 7/8 × 20 in. (60.6 × 50.8 cm)
H x W (Mat board): 23 7/8 × 20 in. (60.6 × 50.8 cm)
gelatin silver prints
digital prints
Place captured:
Daufuskie Island, Beaufort County, South Carolina, United States, Sea Islands, North and Central America
1979; printed 2007
This gelatin silver print depicts a black and white image of a man disembarking from a riverboat. He is wearing a dark-colored suit, a button down shirt and a striped neck tie. He is also wearing a hat and is carrying bags in both hands. There is a woman holding a bag behind him. A man is standing on the dock with his hand on the gaurd rail of the plank. There are no inscriptions, front or back.
African American  Search this
Communities  Search this
Photography  Search this
Rural life  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Generously donated by Bank of America Corporation
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Restrictions & Rights:
© Jeanne Moutoussamy-Ashe
Permission required for use. Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture