"Tent City" family, Fayette County, TN

Image for
2 images
Created by
Dr. Withers, Ernest C., American, 1922 - 2007
Subject of
Unidentified Woman or Women
Unidentified Man or Men
Unidentified Child or Children
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Sheet): 19 7/8 × 16 in. (50.5 × 40.6 cm)
H x W (Image): 14 5/8 × 14 15/16 in. (37.1 × 37.9 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Place depicted
Fayette County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Date
1960
Description
Five (5) children flanked by man on left and woman holding a baby on the right, featured in front of a tent.
Topic
Civil rights
Families
Photography
United States--History--1953-1961
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2009.16.4
Restrictions & Rights
© Ernest C. Withers Trust

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