Waiting for a Street Car

Image for Waiting for a Street Car
Created by
Schwartz, Joe, American, 1913 - 2013
Subject of
Unidentified Woman or Women
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W: 12 1/2 x 10 1/16 in. (31.8 x 25.6 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted
Los Angeles, California, United States, North and Central America
Date
1950s
Caption
Waiting for a Street Car - Los Angeles, California, 1950's
Joe Schwartz, Folk Photography: Poems I've Never Written (2000), 157.
Description
A black-and-white photograph of two nuns standing on the curb, waiting for a street car.
Topic
African American
Photography
Religious groups
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Joe Schwartz and Family
Object number
2010.74.121
Restrictions & Rights
© Joe Schwartz
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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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