Color photo of Mae Reeves at age 85

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2 images
Photograph by
Unidentified
Subject of
Reeves, Mae, American, 1912 - 2016
Medium
dye and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image & Sheet): 6 15/16 x 5 1/16 in. (17.6 x 12.9 cm)
Type
chromogenic color prints
portraits
Place collected
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Place captured
Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Date
1997
Description
A color photo of Mae Reeves sitting in a chair in front of a potted plant. She wears a black dress with a large white floral decoration just below her left shoulder. She wears a long white pearl necklace, a golden necklace with circular pendant, and black hat. The photo date [12 7 '97] is imprinted in the lower left corner
Topic
African American
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
2010.6.210.1
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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