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Photograph by:
Pete Marovich, American, born 1961  Search this
Subject of:
Ed Atkins, American  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
H x W: 2400 pixels × 3600 pixels
File size: 24.74 MB
Type:
digital images
digital media - born digital
Place captured:
Saint Helena Island, Beaufort County, South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2004-2014
Description:
A black and white digital image of Ed Atkins walking along oyster beds on Saint Helena Island in South Carolina. He is on the right side of the photograph walking with his left side facing the camera. He is wearing a baseball cap, a sweater, jeans, rubber boots and gloves. He is holding a plastic basket in his left hand. Piles of oyster shells are in the foreground.
24.74 MB
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Black Enterprise  Search this
Communities  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Identity  Search this
Labor  Search this
Photography  Search this
Rural life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Pete Marovich
Object number:
2017.49.16
Restrictions & Rights:
© Pete Marovich
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
Portfolio/Series:
Shadows of the Gullah Geechee
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5103560b2-1939-4c68-a98d-8e981f3d28fb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.49.16