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Photograph by:
Harry Allen, American, born 1964  Search this
Subject of:
Scott La Rock, American, 1962 - 1987  Search this
KRS-One, American, born 1965  Search this
Boogie Down Productions, American, 1985 - 1992  Search this
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
H x W (Sheet): 15 7/8 × 19 7/8 in. (40.4 × 50.5 cm)
H x W (Image): 11 15/16 × 17 15/16 in. (30.4 × 45.5 cm)
gelatin silver prints
Place captured:
Queens, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
A black-and-white photograph of DJ Scott La Rock (Scott Sterling) and KRS-One (Lawrence Parker) at the United Skates of America roller skating rink in Queens. Rock, on the left, wears a Boogie Down Productions t-shirt with a heavy chain necklace with medallions and a bracelet. KRS-One, on the right, also wears a Boogie Down Productions t-shirt underneath an unbuttoned dark-colore shirt and a hat. On the verso is an adhesive label with the logo and [Title: DJ Scott LaRock and KRS-One / United Skates of America, Queens / Photographer: Harry Allen] printed in black text.
African American  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:
© Harry Allen
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Eyejammie Hip-Hop Photography Collection
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture