Lunchtime at Coney

Image for Lunchtime at Coney
Created by
Schwartz, Joe, American, 1913 - 2013
Subject of
Unidentified Man or Men
Unidentified Woman or Women
Unidentified Child or Children
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 13 1/2 × 10 1/2 in. (34.3 × 26.7 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 14 1/16 x 11 in. (35.7 x 27.9 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted
Coney Island, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date
1930s
Caption
Lunchtime at Coney - Coney Island, Brooklyn, New York, 1930's
Joe Schwartz, Folk Photography: Poems I've Never Written (2000), 13.
Description
A black-and-white photograph of a mother breast feeding her child on the beach at Coney Island.
Topic
African American
Amusements
Families
Motherhood
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Joe Schwartz and Family
Object number
2010.74.13
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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