Photograph of Maggie Hickman in a cap and gown

Image for Photograph of Maggie Hickman in a cap and gown
Photograph by
Lay Brothers Photography, American, 1912 - 1928
Subject of
Hickman, Maggie
Owned by
Dr. Townsend, Arthur Melvin Sr., American, 1875 - 1959
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 5 × 3 7/16 in. (12.7 × 8.7 cm)
H x W (Backing): 10 3/4 × 6 1/2 in. (27.3 × 16.5 cm)
Type
photographs
Place depicted
Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Date
1912-1928
Description
A photograph of Maggie Hickman taken by Lay Brothers Photography in Nashville, Tennessee. Hickman is wearing a graduation cap and gown. The photograph has suffered several surface abrasions and the cardboard backing has several watermarks.
Topic
African American
Education
Photography
Women
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2011.36.154
Restrictions & Rights
Public Domain
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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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