No. 18, Upper Broad Street

Photograph by
A. W. Möller, American, 1867 - after 1922
Date
ca. 1895
Medium
albumen and silver on paper mounted on cardboard
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 4 1/4 x 6 5/16 in. (10.8 x 16 cm)
H x W (Card): 5 1/8 x 7 1/4 in. (13 x 18.4 cm)
Description
An albumen print on cabinet card depicting Broad Street in Thomasville, GA. The photograph looks north up Broad Street, with the steeple of the Thomasville First Methodist Church visible above the tree line on the west side of the street. The street is relatively empty, though a carriage sits on the left side of the road and a woman holding an umbrella stands on the sidewalk nearby. In the right foreground is a streetlamp. The photograph is faded with a yellowish tint and mounted on a piece of board with rounded corners that is green on the front and gray on the back. A small hole is located at the top center of the backing board. The back is printed with text identifying the series and photographer.
Place depicted
Thomasville, Thomas County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Portfolio/Series
Views of Thomasville and Vicinity
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Type
cabinet photographs
albumen prints
Topic
Photography
Religious groups
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Norman and Sandra Lindley
Object number
2013.117.3
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56c8e1596-4908-46fb-b96a-9fd399d2206e
2 image(s)