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

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2 images
Created by
Rev. Anderson, Henry Clay, American, 1911 - 1998
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on acetate film
Dimensions
H x W: 5 x 4 in (12.7 x 10.2 cm)
Type
negatives
portraits
Place made
Greenville, Washington County, Mississippi, United States
Date
ca. 1960
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.
Topic
African American
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
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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

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