Members of the King Frederick Consistory #38 Prince Hall Masons conduct a special Easter Sunrise Ceremony at Greater Middle Baptist Church, pastured by Rev. Benjamin L. Hooks, Memphis, Tennessee, 2005

Image for Members of the King Frederick Consistory #38 Prince Hall Masons conduct a special Easter Sunrise Ceremony at Greater Middle Baptist Church, pastured by Rev. Benjamin L. Hooks, Memphis, Tennessee, 2005
Photograph by
Johnson, Jason Miccolo, American
Subject of
Greater Middle Baptist Church, American
Hooks, Benjamin, American, 1925 - 2010
Most Worshipful Grand Lodge of Tennessee, American, founded 1870
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (sheet): 15 7/8 x 19 3/4 in. (40.3 x 50.2 cm)
H x W (image): 12 1/2 x 18 3/4 in. (31.8 x 47.6 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
Place captured
Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Date
2005; printed 2012
Description
A black-and-white photograph of a man lighting candles. He is wearing a dark colored jacket and bowtie, white gloves and a brimless hat. Three men are standing behind him. They are all dressed the same as the man lighting the candles. Additional people can be seen in the background. No inscriptions on the front or back.
Topic
African American
Associations and institutions
Men
Photography
Religious groups
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2012.141.34
Restrictions & Rights
© Jason Miccolo Johnson
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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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