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Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Owned by:
Hattie Durr Whiddon Graham, American, 1873 - 1950  Search this
Medium:
albumen and silver on photographic paper on card mount
Dimensions:
H x W (card): 3 7/16 x 3 in. (8.7 x 7.6 cm)
H x W (image): 1 3/4 x 1 1/4 in. (4.4 x 3.2 cm)
Type:
cartes-de-visite
albumen prints
portraits
Date:
ca. 1870
Description:
Sepia toned cartes-de-visite of a baby wearing dark colored clothes. The baby has a full head of hair. The baby is sitting on a dark colored cushion with a light colored, decorative design on it. The photograph is bordered by a black, jagged line. There are no inscriptions on front or back.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Families  Search this
Photography  Search this
U.S. History, 1865-1921  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Donated by Don L. Durrah and D. Simone Durrah Logan in memory of Hattie J. Durr Whiddon Graham (1873-1950); Christopher Columbus Wayman Whiddon (1894-1973); Lina Irene Jordan Whiddon (1897-1983)
Object number:
2014.61.30
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Hattie J. Durr Whiddon Graham Collection of Family Photographs
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd53a4a164b-6826-423c-a991-e1b1275b47e8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.61.30