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Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Col. Thomas W. Holmes Esq., American, ca. 1882 - 1973  Search this
Mayme E. McKinley Holmes, American, ca. 1885 - 1969  Search this
Grace McKinley Holmes DeLorme, American, 1906 - 1997  Search this
Gilbert Earle DeLorme Jr., American, born 1945  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Sheet): 8 1/8 × 10 in. (20.6 × 25.4 cm)
H x W (Image): 7 5/8 × 9 1/2 in. (19.4 × 24.2 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Date:
1948-1950
Description:
A black and white photograph of two women and one man holding a small boy. Pictured center is Gilbert DeLorme, Jr. about age four. He is wearing a white shirt and dark overalls. Pictured from left to right are the adults Gilbert DeLorme Jr.’s mother, Grace DeLorme, wearing a medium toned jacket; his grandfather, Thomas W. Holmes, Esq., wearing medium toned jacket and patterned tie; and his grandmother, Mayme Holmes, wearing a dark jacket and striped blouse. A handwritten note on the back in blue ink identifies the subjects and date.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Families  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Margaret Falkener DeLorme, Waldo C. Falkener, Cameron S. Falkener and Gilbert E. DeLorme
Object number:
2014.94.26
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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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/fd53b0cef87-e03b-4548-9e9e-3a7f42525372
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.94.26