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Photograph by:
D. W. Buchanan, American, 1854 - 1920  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
photographic gelatin and silver on photographic paper on card mount
Dimensions:
H x W (card): 6 7/16 × 4 3/16 in. (16.3 × 10.6 cm)
H x W (image): 5 1/2 × 3 7/8 in. (14 × 9.8 cm)
Type:
cabinet photographs
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place captured:
Huntsville, Madison County, Alabama, United States, North and Central America
Date:
late 19th century
Description:
A cabinet card photograph depicting a sepia toned image of a light-colored dress with a frilled collar. Printed text beneath the picture reads "Buchanan," "Extra / Finish" and Huntsville, Ala." The back of the card is inscribed with “Mrs.” Several other pencil marks are on the back of the photograph.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2016.5.2.23
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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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/fd5c54a88f3-6f69-48fb-a36d-295da12d3f59
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.5.2.23