Sumner, "A Good Place to Raise A Boy," Sumner, MS

Created by
Dr. Withers, Ernest C., American, 1922 - 2007
Date
ca. 1955
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W: 8 x 10 in. (20.3 x 25.4 cm)
Description
This black-and-white photograph depicts a road sign advertisement for Coca-Cola and Sumner, MS, proclaiming the town to be "A GOOD PLACE TO RAISE A BOY."
Place depicted
Sumner, Tallahatchie County, Mississippi, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Movement
Civil Rights Movement
Type
gelatin silver prints
Topic
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2009.16.11
Restrictions & Rights
© Ernest C. Withers Trust
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5eee6b99b-c3a4-410a-ad64-e25e6453d0e8
2 image(s)