Photographic postcard of a military marching band

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2 images
Photograph by
Unidentified
Printed by
Unidentified
Subject of
Unidentified Man or Men
Owned by
Sullivan, Maxine, American, 1911 - 1987
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on paper, ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 3 9/16 × 5 1/2 in. (9 × 14 cm)
Type
portraits
photographic postcards
Place depicted
France, Europe
Date
ca. 1917
Description
A photographic postcard of a military marching band. The band is marching in an open field. Another group of men is marching behind them. A building is visible in the background. The back of the postcard is unused, but has a handwritten inscription and pre-printed type that reads: [Carte Postale / Correspondance / Adresse].
Topic
African American
Band (Music)
Military
Photography
World War I
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2013.46.29.115
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title
Maxine Sullivan Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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