Photograph of Mae & Joel Reeves outdoors

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2 images
Photograph by
Unidentified
Subject of
Reeves, Mae, American, 1912 - 2016
Reeves, Joel Edward, American
Medium
dye and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image & Sheet): 4 15/16 x 6 7/8 in. (12.5 x 17.5 cm)
Type
chromogenic color prints
portraits
Place collected
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Place captured
Mizpah, Atlantic County, New Jersey, United States, North and Central America
Date
1981
Description
A color photograph of Mae and Joel Reeves posing in front of a tree. Mae stands to Joel's right. She wears an orange top with wide lapel and grey vest. Joel has his right arm around Mae and resting on her right arm. He wears a brown suit and striped tie with a dark overcoat. The couple stand in front on a tree or bush planted in front of a brick and siding wall
Topic
African American
Families
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from Mae Reeves and her children, Donna Limerick and William Mincey, Jr.
Object number
2010.6.208.2
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title
Mae's Millinery Shop Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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