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Photograph by:
Lucius Harper, American, 1867 - 1920  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
H x W (Image): 4 15/16 × 3 3/8 in. (12.5 × 8.6 cm)
H x W (Card): 7 7/8 × 5 7/8 in. (20 × 15 cm)
gelatin silver prints
Place made:
Galveston, Galveston County, Texas, United States, North and Central America
ca. 1910
This black and white photograph depicts a full length portrait of a man. Wearing a dark hat, light colored suit, and carrying a cane. He stands facing the camera, with his gaze directed to the viewer's right. He carries his cane in front of him, holding each end with each hand. The photograph is mounted on a brown cardboard backing, with a raised decorative groove framing the photograph. Above the photograph on the left side are the words "Taken by Amos Har [illegible]." Below the image to the left are the words "For Baby." On the reverse at the top left corner are the words "[illegible]."
African American  Search this
Men  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture