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Photograph by:
Mark Hopkins Strong, American  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
albumen on wove paper and cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 2 1/2 × 1 3/4 in. (6.3 × 4.4 cm)
H x W (card): 3 1/16 × 2 in. (7.7 × 5.1 cm)
Type:
cabinet photographs
albumen prints
portraits
Place captured:
Napa, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1865-1888
Description:
A carte-de-visite portrait of a middle-aged woman. Captured seated and gazing directly at the camera, a dark-haired woman with short hair bangs poses for her portrait wearing earrings, a long sleeve dress jacket, and bright collared shirt. Below the image, atop the tan photograph card, in blue 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
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:
2020.10.10.5
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/fd5c5d74c3c-c8a5-48d6-b038-5395bb99e176
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2020.10.10.5