Photographic postcard of an unidentified young boy

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2 images
Photograph by
Unidentified
Printed by
Eastman Kodak Company, founded 1889
Subject of
Unidentified Child or Children
Owned by
Sullivan, Maxine, American, 1911 - 1987
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper, ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 4 3/8 × 2 15/16 in. (11.1 × 7.5 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 5 3/8 × 3 7/16 in. (13.7 × 8.7 cm)
Type
portraits
photographic postcards
Date
1926-1940s
Description
A photographic postcard of an unidentified young boy in a sailor suite. The young boy is sitting on a bench with his left arm resting on the arm of the bench. 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 on the right side.
Topic
African American
Children
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2013.46.29.89
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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