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Cabinet card of Albert Wilford Johnston

Catalog Data

Photograph by:
Charles McMillan, founded 1853  Search this
Subject of:
Albert Wilford Johnston, American  Search this
United States Navy, American, founded 1775  Search this
Medium:
albumen and silver on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D (TR2018-22.2 diary): 7 13/16 × 5 × 1/4 in. (19.8 × 12.7 × 0.6 cm)
H x W x D (TR2018-22.12 necklace overall): 11 × 5/8 × 1/8 in. (27.9 × 1.6 × 0.3 cm)
H x W x D (TR2018-22.12 necklace pendant only): 1 3/8 × 5/8 × 1/8 in. (3.5 × 1.6 × 0.3 cm)
Type:
cabinet photographs
albumen prints
portraits
Place depicted:
Vallejo, Solano County, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1900
Description:
A cabinet card of Albert Wilford Johnston dressed in his Navy uniform. He is featured from the chest up and stares directly at the camera. Below the photograph in the bottom right corner is the name of the photographer [Chas. McMillan / Vallejo, Cal.], printed in silver. The back of the photograph has an inscription about the subject.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Greer-Calmeise Family of Cincinnati, Ohio
Object number:
2019.18.7
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/fd5e5413629-89ff-4d21-a9b8-46b16ac3dae1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.18.7