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Photograph by:
Laura Fitzpatrick, American, 1927 - 1987  Search this
Owned by:
Laura Fitzpatrick, American, 1927 - 1987  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 2 1/16 × 3 1/8 in. (5.3 × 8 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 2 1/2 × 3 9/16 in. (6.3 × 9 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Coney Island, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1941
Description:
A black-and-white photograph of a woman and a man lying on towels on the beach. Both are lying propped on elbows facing the camera. Edges of the photograph are scalloped. On back, stamped upside down in black ink, is [C 1]. On back at center right, written vertically in pencil, is [41]. Slip of paper accompanying photograph in album reads [1941 / Florie + Guy at / Coney Island / Bklyn, NY].
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communities  Search this
Photography  Search this
Recreation  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Youth  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of her children in memory of Laura Fitzpatrick
Object number:
2016.72.2.3.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© Daniel S. Evans
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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/fd562ea0aae-8e50-4448-9444-44674cb1fb4f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.72.2.3.1