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Photograph by:
Camilo José Vergara, Chilean American, born 1944  Search this
Printed by:
Brooklyn Print Works / Green Rhino Inc., American  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
ink on paper
H x W (Image): 11 9/16 × 17 3/8 in. (29.4 × 44.1 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 15 3/4 × 19 11/16 in. (40 × 50 cm)
inkjet prints
Place depicted:
Fern Street, Camden, New Jersey, United States, North and Central America
A color photograph of Fern St. in Camden, New Jersey, 2014. The photograph shows the block where there are buildings along the street. There are empty lots where buildings once stood. Some of the empty lots have cars parked in them, while other lots have grass growing in them. Three unidentified girls are standing on the stairs of a blue house in the bottom right of the photograph. At the end of the street, there is a large high-rise in the background. The back of the photograph has a caption and copyright information.
African American  Search this
Children  Search this
Communities  Search this
Housing  Search this
Photography  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
Restrictions & Rights:
© Camilo José Vergara
Permission required for use. Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Tracking Time: Camden, Fern St. 1979-2014
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture