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Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Langston Hughes, American, 1902 - 1967  Search this
Owned by:
D.C. Public Library, American, founded 1896  Search this
Medium:
polyester film
Dimensions:
Duration: 24 Minutes
Length (Film): 850 Feet
Type:
sound films
color films (visual works)
16mm (photographic film size)
Place used:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
20th century
Caption:
This film was a part of the Washington D.C. Public Library's circulating 16mm film collection housed at the Martin Luther King Jr. Central Library. The collection is particularly noted for the wide variety of African American and African diaspora content.
Description:
A motion picture film with the title Langston Hughes. It consists of a single reel of color 16mm polyester film with optical sound. The film includes archival footage as well as sketches of people standing on a sidewalk.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Film  Search this
Literature  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2017.55.8.1a
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions likely apply. Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
DC Public Library Film Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Film and Video
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5644b98ec-551d-40ad-855b-7a0acfc67e78
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.55.8.1a