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Photograph by:
Mark Hopkins Strong, American  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Medium:
albumen on wove paper and cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 3 9/16 × 2 5/16 in. (9.1 × 5.9 cm)
H x W (card): 4 1/8 × 2 1/2 in. (10.5 × 6.4 cm)
Type:
cartes-de-visite
albumen prints
portraits
Place captured:
Napa, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1865-1888
Description:
A sepia tone the full-length carte-de-visite of a toddler. Captured standing in front an outdoor backdrop, and flanked by logwood props, a toddler poses for their portrait wearing a long bright dress. Below the image, atop the brown photograph card, in gold ink, are the ‘Strong’ name and studio address [Third & Main Sts. / Napa, Cal.] imprints. On the reverse of the carte-de-visite is the graphite inscription “Jennings” along with several numerical inscriptions.
Topic:
African American  Search this
American West  Search this
Children  Search this
Communities  Search this
Families  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2020.10.10.10
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/fd55aee5d2d-7b87-4b58-b072-ff48c34d431a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2020.10.10.10