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Photograph of Hall Johnson and the Negro String Quartet

Photograph by:
S. Tarr, American, active 1920s  Search this
Subject of:
Hall Johnson, American, 1888 - 1970  Search this
Felix Weir, American, 1884 - 1978  Search this
Marion Cumbo, American  Search this
Arthur Boyd  Search this
Medium:
silver and gelatin on photographic paper with paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W (Overall): 7 1/4 × 11 in. (18.4 × 27.9 cm)
H x W (Photograph): 5 × 7 in. (12.7 × 17.8 cm)
H x W (Frame): 7 1/4 × 11 in. (18.4 × 27.9 cm)
Type:
photographs
Place printed:
New York City, New York, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1923
Topic:
African American  Search this
Classical (Music)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Men  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Dr. Eugene Thamon Simpson, Representative, Hall Johnson Estate
Object number:
TA2013.166.1.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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Collection title:
The Hall Johnson Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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Photograph of the Hall Johnson Choir

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Hall Johnson, American, 1888 - 1970  Search this
Medium:
silver gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 1/8 × 10 in. (20.6 × 25.4 cm)
Type:
photographs
Place printed:
New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1935-1952
Topic:
African American  Search this
Conductors (Musicians)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Spirituals (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Dr. Eugene Thamon Simpson, Representative, Hall Johnson Estate
Object number:
TA2013.166.1.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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Collection title:
The Hall Johnson Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
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Photograph of Tuskegee Airman Major Lee Rayford in front of a P-47 Thunderbolt

Photograph by:
Robert S. Scurlock, American, 1917 - 1994  Search this
Subject of:
Major Lee Rayford, American  Search this
301st Fighter Squadron, American, 1942 - 1945  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 13 7/8 × 11 in. (35.2 × 27.9 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place captured:
Italy, Europe
Date:
1944-1945
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Tuskegee Airmen  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Scurlock family
Object number:
TA2014.306.2.3.6
Restrictions & Rights:
© Robert Scurlock
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Collection title:
Scurlock Family Archive
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
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Photographic print of Robert, Addison F. and George Scurlock

Photograph by:
Addison N. Scurlock, American, 1883 - 1964  Search this
Subject of:
Addison Fearing Scurlock, American, 1914 - 1933  Search this
Robert S. Scurlock, American, 1917 - 1994  Search this
George H. Scurlock, American, 1920 - 2005  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper in paper with plastic
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 10 × 6 15/16 in. (25.4 × 17.6 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 10 9/16 × 7 5/16 in. (26.8 × 18.6 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place depicted:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
March 25, 1924
Topic:
African American  Search this
Children  Search this
Families  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Scurlock family
Object number:
TA2014.306.3.10
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Scurlock Family Archive
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
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edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2014.306.3.10
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Photo of a woman in fur standing between two men on the sidewalk

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
photographic gelatin and silver on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W (sheet): 3 7/16 × 3 9/16 in. (8.7 × 9 cm)
H x W (image): 3 × 3 in. (7.6 × 7.6 cm)
Type:
photographs
Place collected:
Bloomington, Monroe County, Indiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1930s - 1940s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Photography  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Jennifer Cain Bohrnstedt
Object number:
TA2015.143.1.83
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c13a3ee1-e349-4528-b60d-d058931aeabd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2015.143.1.83
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Photo of a group of people having a picnic

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
photographic gelatin and silver on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 3 1/4 × 5 3/8 in. (8.3 × 13.7 cm)
H x W (sheet): 7 × 10 1/16 in. (17.8 × 25.6 cm)
Type:
photographs
Place collected:
Bloomington, Monroe County, Indiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1920
Topic:
African American  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Photography  Search this
Recreation  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Jennifer Cain Bohrnstedt
Object number:
TA2015.143.3.17
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5818556d3-b9f0-489b-a04c-e17a3dcacda6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2015.143.3.17
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Photo of a woman standing on boardwalk

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
photographic gelatin and silver on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W (sheet): 3 1/8 × 2 1/16 in. (7.9 × 5.2 cm)
H x W (image): 2 3/4 × 2 in. (7 × 5.1 cm)
Type:
photographs
portraits
Place collected:
Bloomington, Monroe County, Indiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1930
Topic:
African American  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Jennifer Cain Bohrnstedt
Object number:
TA2015.143.3.21
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd52554ba42-ed23-463e-ba11-4449ae7a55f8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2015.143.3.21
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Photo of man standing with his arm around woman in front of fence

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
photographic gelatin and silver on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W (sheet): 4 7/8 × 2 15/16 in. (12.4 × 7.5 cm)
H x W (image): 4 5/16 × 2 7/16 in. (11 × 6.2 cm)
Type:
photographs
Place collected:
Bloomington, Monroe County, Indiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1920
Topic:
African American  Search this
Photography  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Jennifer Cain Bohrnstedt
Object number:
TA2015.143.3.82
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5080fec32-3080-4a2a-a81d-063db68f885f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2015.143.3.82
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Photo of a couple at Bachelors & Benedicts Formal

Photograph by:
Parkway Photographers  Search this
Subject of:
Bachelor-Benedict Club, American, founded 1910  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
photographic gelatin and silver on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W (sheet): 10 × 8 1/8 in. (25.4 × 20.6 cm)
H x W (image): 9 9/16 × 7 15/16 in. (24.3 × 20.2 cm)
H x W (mat board): 13 × 9 15/16 in. (33 × 25.2 cm)
Type:
photographs
Place captured:
Evanston, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
mid 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Dance  Search this
Photography  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Jennifer Cain Bohrnstedt
Object number:
TA2015.143.5.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5979bc5f1-0dbe-4bf1-8f99-0b00ab16ae4a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2015.143.5.2
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Portrait of a woman in graduation attire

Photograph by:
Addison N. Scurlock, American, 1883 - 1964  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
photographic gelatin and silver on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image and sheet): 9 7/16 × 4 7/16 in. (24 × 11.3 cm)
Type:
photographs
portraits
Place depicted:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1900s - 1910s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Jennifer Cain Bohrnstedt
Object number:
TA2015.143.6.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ad97cb86-caaf-4209-8fde-98d70f52f072
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2015.143.6.3
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Photographic print of a woman, Dittie, on a couch with a cigarette

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 3 × 4 1/2 in. (7.6 × 11.4 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 3 1/2 × 4 15/16 in. (8.9 × 12.5 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Date:
December 31, 1951
Topic:
African American  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Waheed Photo Archive
Object number:
TA2016.130.12
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5b0d9f2c1-89a4-4f22-ad44-0b50d41898eb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2016.130.12
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Photographic print of women, Rosetta, Grace, Ellen, and Ruby, sitting on steps

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 4 1/8 × 2 5/16 in. (10.5 × 5.9 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 4 9/16 × 2 1/2 in. (11.6 × 6.4 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Date:
1930s-1950s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Waheed Photo Archive
Object number:
TA2016.130.13
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd576f6d130-b286-422e-bb80-2ecbff60f22e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2016.130.13
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Photographic print of Symuel, Jew, and Harris

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 2 1/8 × 2 1/8 in. (5.4 × 5.4 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 3 5/16 × 2 3/8 in. (8.4 × 6 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Date:
1951
Topic:
African American  Search this
Photography  Search this
Recreation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Waheed Photo Archive
Object number:
TA2016.130.15
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd55d75f56a-a177-4f56-9207-cc9e45ef56db
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2016.130.15
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Photographic postcard of unidentified woman holding a travel bag

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Published by:
Eastman Kodak Company, founded 1889  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper, with ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 4 5/8 × 3 3/16 in. (11.7 × 8.1 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 5 3/8 × 3 7/16 in. (13.7 × 8.7 cm)
Type:
photographic postcards
Date:
1904-1918
Topic:
African American  Search this
Photography  Search this
Travel  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Waheed Photo Archive
Object number:
TA2016.130.18
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2016.130.18
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Photographic print of an unidentified woman posing in front of a mountain

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 3 × 3 1/16 in. (7.6 × 7.8 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 3 9/16 × 3 1/2 in. (9 × 8.9 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Date:
mid 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Nature  Search this
Photography  Search this
Recreation  Search this
Travel  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Waheed Photo Archive
Object number:
TA2016.130.4
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd528cffe18-63da-4c90-9869-773fef4669b2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2016.130.4
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Photographic print of three unidentified men standing in hats and over coats

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 4 3/8 × 3 1/16 in. (11.1 × 7.8 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 5 1/8 × 3 3/16 in. (13 × 8.1 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Date:
mid 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Waheed Photo Archive
Object number:
TA2016.130.5
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Media Arts-Photography
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Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56e92be96-361e-4e51-a16f-55449717bbe2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2016.130.5
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Photographic print of an unidentified woman posed in front of a pool

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 3 1/16 × 3 in. (7.8 × 7.6 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 4 9/16 × 3 1/2 in. (11.6 × 8.9 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Date:
mid 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Photography  Search this
Recreation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Waheed Photo Archive
Object number:
TA2016.130.7
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Media Arts-Photography
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Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57935f2fd-bb2f-47ca-b782-b0a2ddcad0ad
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2016.130.7
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Photographic print of an unidentified woman posing in a black and white outfit

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
dye on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 3 3/4 × 2 7/8 in. (9.5 × 7.3 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 4 1/4 × 3 3/8 in. (10.8 × 8.6 cm)
Type:
dye diffusion transfer prints
Date:
1970s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Waheed Photo Archive
Object number:
TA2016.130.8
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f411795a-2cd5-47b7-a5cf-ad82aec5e069
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2016.130.8
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Photographic print of a group of people gathered around a bar

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
dye on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 2 13/16 × 3 11/16 in. (7.1 × 9.4 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 3 3/8 × 4 1/4 in. (8.6 × 10.8 cm)
Type:
dye diffusion transfer prints
Date:
ca. 1970
Topic:
African American  Search this
Photography  Search this
Recreation  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Waheed Photo Archive
Object number:
TA2016.130.9
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56ff5f380-a90b-4070-b324-f3fe12952e50
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2016.130.9
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Gelatin silver print of Mary Church Terrell

Photograph by:
Addison N. Scurlock, American, 1883 - 1964  Search this
Subject of:
Mary Church Terrell, American, 1863 - 1954  Search this
Owned by:
Mary Church Terrell, American, 1863 - 1954  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image and Sheet): 7 × 5 in. (17.8 × 12.7 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place captured:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1910
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Education  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Photography  Search this
Social reform  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Ray and Jean Langston in memory of Mary Church and Robert Terrell
Object number:
TA2017.13.10.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Collection title:
Mary Church Terrell Family Archive
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5b18e887b-5c9b-4759-b70b-e4d856030743
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2017.13.10.2
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