Republican Notification Committee, Washington, D.C., Monday, June 20th, 1892

Image for Republican Notification Committee, Washington, D.C., Monday, June 20th, 1892
Photograph by
Prince, Fotografer, American, 1847 - 1929
Subject of
President McKinley, William, American, 1843 - 1901
President Harrison, Benjamin, American, 1833 - 1901
Harris, Charles Oscar, American, 1852 - 1913
Douglass, Frederick, American, 1818 - 1895
Unidentified Man or Men
Medium
silver and albumen on photographic paper and cardboard
Dimensions
18 x 24 in. (45.7 x 61 cm)
H x W: 15 x 21 1/2 in. (38.1 x 54.6 cm)
Type
albumen prints
portraits
Place captured
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date
1892
Description
A black-and-white photograph of men seated and standing in front of a doorway. They wear coats, many wear ties, and several hold bowler and top-hats. At the bottom right of the photograph is the address, "11th and Pa. Ave. N.W., Washington, D.C." Below the photograph is written "Republican Notification Comittee / Washington, D.C., / Monday, June 20th 1892." Frederick Douglass stands at the back, just left of the doorway.
Topic
African American
Local and regional
Photography
Politics (Practical)
Race relations
United States--History--1865-1921
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Family of Charles Oscar Harris
Object number
2010.56
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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