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Photograph by
Herron, Gaylord Oscar, American
Subject of
Wilson, Robert, American, 1956 - 2010
Cain's Ballroom, American, founded 1924
Medium
digital
Dimensions
H x W: 1346pixels × 1027pixels
Type
portraits
digital images
digital media - born analog
Place captured
Tulsa, Tulsa County, Oklahoma, United States, North and Central America
Date
1973
Description
A sepia toned digital image of Robert Wilson wearing a 1970s-style floral printed collared shirt, black top hat, holding a bass guitar. On the wall above him is a large framed photograph of the singer Hank Williams wearing a white suit and cowboy hat, holding an acoustic guitar and standing in front of a WSN microphone.
Topic
African American
American West
Funk (Music)
Nightlife
Photography
Singers (Musicians)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Gaylord Oscar Herron
Object number
2012.67.44
Restrictions & Rights
© Gaylord Oscar Herron
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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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