Photographic postcard of Mr. Robinson

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2 images
Photograph by
Unidentified
Printed by
Eastman Kodak Company, founded 1889
Subject of
Unidentified Man or Men
Owned by
Sullivan, Maxine, American, 1911 - 1987
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper, ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 5 1/8 × 3 1/16 in. (13 × 7.8 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 5 7/16 × 3 7/16 in. (13.8 × 8.7 cm)
Type
portraits
photographic postcards
Place depicted
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date
1918-1930
Description
Photographic postcard of a man identified as Mr. Robinson. Robinson is pictured holding a hat and leaning on a small column. The back of the postcard is unused, but has a pencil inscription identifying the subject and location of the photograph: [Colper (illegible) Robinson / Richmond, Va]. The back of the photographic postcard is unused and has [POST CARD] printed in black at the top and blank spaces for [CORRESPONDENCE] and [ADDRESS]. In the upper right corner there is a [AZO] stamp. The back also has a handwritten inscription in pencil identifying the subject of the photograph.
Topic
African American
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2013.46.29.87
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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