Photograph of a man

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2 images
Photograph by
Unidentified
Subject of
Unidentified Man or Men
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 1 15/16 × 1 3/8 in. (5 × 3.5 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 1 15/16 × 1 7/16 in. (5 × 3.7 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place made
Kansas City, Missouri, United States, North and Central America
Date
early 20th-mid 20th century
Description
A silver gelatin print depicting a black-and-white image of a man. The man is depicted from the chest up against a light fabric background. He is wearing a plaid suit, a light toned, collared shirt, and a dark toned tie. He is facing the viewer and smiling. An inscription in black ink on the bottom half of the photograph reads, [I'm high / honny-[sic] / from / Bobby]. There is a stamp in blue ink on the back of the photograph that reads, [LIAMS PHOTO STUDIO / 1801 VINE ST. / KANSAS CITY, MO / [---?] 2035[?]].
Topic
African American
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2013.46.25.260
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title
The Laura Cathrell Show-Down Magazine Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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