George Washington Carver in Laboratory

Image for George Washington Carver in Laboratory
Created by
Polk, P. H., American, 1898 - 1984
Subject of
Carver, George Washington, American, 1860s - 1943
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image and Sheet): 9 7/16 × 7 3/8 in. (24 × 18.7 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place captured
Tuskegee, Macon County, Alabama, United States, North and Central America
Date
ca. 1930
Description
Silver gelatin photograh featuring an image of George Washington Carver shown in a laboratory wearing an apron and holding a beaker in his left hand.
Topic
African American
Education
Photography
Science
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Delano A. Willis
Object number
2009.30.2
Restrictions & Rights
© Tuskegee University Archives
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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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