Portrait of a couple on a motorcycle outside of Anderson Photo Service studio

Photograph by
Rev. Anderson, Henry Clay, American, 1911 - 1998
Date
ca. 1960
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on acetate film
Dimensions
H x W: 5 x 4 in (12.7 x 10.2 cm)
Description
A black-and-white film negative featuring the image of a man and woman on a Harley-Davidson Hydra-Glide motorcycle outside of Anderson's studio. The woman sits behind the man and both wear leather jackets and headgear. A fringed saddle bag is visible behind them on the vehicle. Behind them are white buildings and a window where the sign reading "ANDERSON PHOTO SERVICE" is partially visible.
Place made
Greenville, Washington County, Mississippi, United States
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Type
negatives
portraits
Topic
American South
Communities
Photography
Segregation
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2007.1.69.21.77.D
Restrictions & Rights
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5550e04e6-374b-44a0-b768-450e79f36261
2 image(s)