Photographic postcard of a seated man holding a bowler hat

Photograph by
Gardner, S. S.
Printed by
Eastman Kodak Company, founded 1889
Subject of
Unidentified Man or Men
Owned by
Sullivan, Maxine, American, 1911 - 1987
Date
1904-1918
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on paper , ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 4 1/2 × 3 in. (11.4 × 7.6 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 5 3/8 × 3 3/8 in. (13.7 × 8.6 cm)
Description
A photographic postcard of a man seated in a wooden chair with decorative carving. His legs are crossed, and he is holding a bowler hat in his left hand. He is wearing a dress shirt, bow tie, jacket, and dress pants. There is embossed text in the bottom right corner that reads: [S. S. Gardner / BRADDOCK, PA.]. The back of the photographic postcard is unused and has [POST CARD] printed in black at the top and blank spaces for [CORRESPONDENCE] and [NAME AND ADDRESS]. In the upper right corner there is a [AZO] stamp.
Place depicted
Braddock, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Collection title
Maxine Sullivan Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Type
portraits
photographic postcards
Topic
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2013.46.29.59
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd53a10d504-b4c7-4544-b2cc-cc279bff101c
2 image(s)