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Photograph by:
James Hamilton, American, born 1946  Search this
Subject of:
Run-D.M.C., American, 1981 - 2002  Search this
Jam Master Jay, American, 1965 - 2002  Search this
Darryl Matthews McDaniels, American, born 1964  Search this
Rev. Run, American, born 1964  Search this
Kangol, British, founded 1938  Search this
Adidas AG, German, founded 1948  Search this
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
H x W (Sheet): 10 15/16 × 14 in. (27.8 × 35.6 cm)
H x W (Image): 8 11/16 × 12 15/16 in. (22.1 × 32.9 cm)
gelatin silver prints
A black-and-white photograph of Jam Master Jay, DMC, and Run, pictured from left to right. DMC is pictured in the middle, wearing an Adidas track suit jacket, a Kangol bucket hat, and glasses. He looks straight at the camera. Jay and Run are pictured in profile on either side of him, both wearing fedoras. There are no inscriptions, front or back.
African American  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Hip-hop (Music)  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Photography  Search this
Rappers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
Restrictions & Rights:
© James Hamilton
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Collection title:
Eyejammie Hip-Hop Photography Collection
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture