Albumen print of an unidentified woman

Photograph by
The Northland Studios, American
Subject of
Unidentified Woman or Women
Owned by
Sullivan, Maxine, American, 1911 - 1987
Date
early 20th century
Medium
albumen and silver on paper, paper
Dimensions
H x W (2013.46.29121a): 5 3/4 × 3 11/16 in. (14.6 × 9.4 cm)
H x W (2013.46.29.121b): 8 9/16 × 5 1/2 in. (21.7 × 14 cm)
H x W (2013.46.29.c (Open)): 8 15/16 × 13 9/16 in. (22.7 × 34.4 cm)
H x W (2013.46.29121c (Closed)): 8 7/8 × 5 7/8 in. (22.5 × 14.9 cm)
Description
2013.46.29.121a: A black and white photograph of an unidentified woman. The woman is posed facing the left side of the photograph. Her head is turned toward the camera. She is wearing a dark dress and a long light colored necklace. The photograph is mounted in a black paper frame (2013.46.29.121b) and has a black paper cover (2013.46.29.121c)
2013.46.29.121b: A black paper photograph mount. The back of the mount is blank.
2013.46.29.121c: A black paper photograph cover. The cover has an inscription on the interior right flap that reads: [THE NORTHLAND STUDIO / CHICAGO / DETROIT / TOLEDO / CLEVELAND / PITTSBURGH / INDIANAPOLIS]. The back of the cover is blank.
Place depicted
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, United States, North and Central America
Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio, United States, North and Central America
Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, United States, North and Central America
Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States, North and Central America
Collection title
Maxine Sullivan Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Type
albumen prints
portraits
Topic
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2013.46.29.121abc
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5543fa5d7-e4b7-46a7-a380-05f1c09a5928
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