Photographic postcard of three unidentified men

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2 images
Printed by
Unidentified
Eastman Kodak Company, founded 1889
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: 5 3/8 × 3 7/16 in. (13.7 × 8.7 cm)
Type
portraits
photographic postcards
Date
1904-1918
Description
A photographic postcard of three men. The men appear to be posed on a backdrop in photography studio. Two men are seated on a bench and the third man stands behind them. The men are wearing suits and have hats. The seated men have their hats resting on their legs, while the standing man wears his hat. The standing man and the man seated on the right side of the image are holding cigarettes. All three men are facing the camera. The back of the photographic postcard is unused and has [POST CARD] printed in black at the top and blank spaces for [CORRESPONDENCE HERE] and [NAME AND ADDRESS HERE]. In the upper right corner there is a [AZO] stamp.
Topic
African American
Men
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2013.46.29.82
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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