Girl and Cuba (Philadelphia)

Image for Girl and Cuba (Philadelphia)
Photograph by
Draper, Louis H., American, 1935 - 2002
Subject of
Unidentified Child or Children
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Sheet): 9 5/16 x 7 3/16 in. (23.7 x 18.3 cm)
H x W (Mount): 17 1/16 x 14 in. (43.3 x 35.6 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place depicted
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date
1968
Description
A gelatin silver print of of a young girl wearing a white dress. The print is mounted with adhesive. The girl is clasping her hands in front of her chest. The word "CUBA" is spraypainted on the wall in the background. On the reverse side of the photograph's mount, written in pencil is [DR 0043].
Topic
African American
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2013.43.1
Restrictions & Rights
© The Louis Draper Archive
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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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