Booker T. Washington

Image for Booker T. Washington
Created by
Battey, C. M., American, 1873 - 1927
Subject of
Washington, Booker T., American, 1856 - 1915
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W: 9 1/4 x 6 3/4 in. (23.5 x 17.1 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place made
Tuskegee, Macon County, Alabama, United States, North and Central America
Date
ca. 1908
Description
A black-and-white print of a bust-length portrait of Booker T. Washington, seated left.
Topic
African American
Education
Photography
Social reform
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2009.37.2
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
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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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