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Photograph by:
Thelner B. Hoover, American, 1904 - 1987  Search this
Subject of:
Harold Louis Williams, American, 1924 - 2015  Search this
Paul R. Williams, American, 1894 - 1980  Search this
Vincent J. Proby, American, 1928 - 1987  Search this
John Robert LaConta, American, 1940 - 2012  Search this
Carey K. Jenkins, American, died 1987  Search this
Robert A. Kennard, American, 1920 - 1995  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Owned by:
Harold Louis Williams, American, 1924 - 2015  Search this
photographi (a): silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
note (b): ink on paper
H x W (Sheet (a)): 8 1/16 × 9 15/16 in. (20.5 × 25.2 cm)
H x W (Image (a)): 7 5/8 × 9 9/16 in. (19.4 × 24.3 cm)
H x W (b): 7 1/8 × 5 15/16 in. (18.1 × 15.1 cm)
gelatin silver prints
Place printed:
Los Angeles, California, United States, North and Central America
Black-and-white photograph (a) of a group at a dinner in honor of Paul R. Williams with an identifying note (b). Nine (9) men are pictured in formal wear. Five (5) men are seated in the front row, with Carey Jenkins on the left next to Harold Williams and Paul R. Williams in the center. Vincent Proby is sitting on the right side. Four (4) men are standing in the background with John LaConta and Robert Kennard on the left side. There are inscriptions and a photographer’s stamp on the reverse. There is a handwritten note associated with the photograph. The lined paper has the date of the tribute dinner for Paul R. Williams and lists the names of the men in the image. The reverse is blank.
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United States--Social life and customs  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Betty Smith Williams in memory of Harold Louis Williams
Object number:
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture