Print copy of a photograph of Mae Reeves

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2 images
Photograph by
Unidentified
Subject of
Reeves, Mae, American, 1912 - 2016
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 10 x 8 in. (25.4 x 20.3 cm)
Type
photographs
portraits
Collection title
Mae's Millinery Shop Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Place collected
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date
ca. 1960
Description
A vignette black and white print photograph of Mae Reeves as a young woman. She sits in a chair wearing a black dress, necklace, and elaborate light colored hat. The image is framed in a light vignette. In the lower right corner she has written: [LOVE TO DONNA From Mom].
Topic
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
2010.6.50
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions

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