Albumen print of Harriet Tubman

Image for Albumen print of Harriet Tubman
Created by
Tarby Studios, American
Subject of
Tubman, Harriet, American, 1822 - 1913
Medium
albumen and silver on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 9 7/8 x 8 in. (25.1 x 20.3 cm)
Type
albumen prints
portraits
Place captured
Auburn, Cayuga County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date
ca. 1908; printed ca. 1920
Description
A large albumen print of Harriet Tubman by Tarby Studios in Auburn, NY. The image is enlarged from an older print.
Topic
African American
Freedom
Photography
Slavery
Social reform
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles L. Blockson
Object number
2009.50.2
Rights
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture