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Photograph by:
Adair's, American  Search this
Subject of:
Eugene Marcus Martin, American, 1888 - 1969  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Atlanta Life Insurance Company, American, founded 1905  Search this
Butler Street YMCA, American, founded 1894  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Sheet): 11 × 10 1/16 in. (28 × 25.5 cm)
H x W (Image): 7 5/8 × 9 7/16 in. (19.3 × 24 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Place printed:
Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1951
Description:
A black and white photograph of First Vice President Eugene Martin speaking at an Atlanta Life Insurance Company reception at the Butler Street YMCA gymnasium. He is wearing a dark three-piece suit, a medium toned tie, white collared shirt, and a white name tag on his lapel. He is holding a white paper in his proper left hand and pointing with his proper right hand. An unidentified woman is seated on the left side of the photograph in the foreground wearing a black, lace, short-sleeve top. A table of men is seated in the background. Behind them, there is a sign that reads [GEORGIA] and two more that read [F] and [G] in the background. Embossed stamp on the bottom right corner of the front identifies the photographers. A handwritten note on the back in blue ink identifies the subjects and event.
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Business  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:
2014.94.32
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/fd5f3a1f293-07c0-4b11-967d-8c77bdf673e2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.94.32