Digital image of Taylor family women posing on rocks on Martha's Vineyard

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2 images
Photograph by
Taylor, Ouida F., American, died 2001
Subject of
Unidentified Woman or Women
Medium
digital
Dimensions
H x W: 1094pixels × 1121pixels
Type
portraits
digital images
digital media - born analog
Place depicted
Oak Bluffs, Dukes County, Massachusetts, United States, Martha's Vineyard, North and Central America
Date
1950s
Description
A black-and-white digital image of Taylor family members posing at the beach on Martha's Vineyard. Three (3) women are sitting on some rocks that are a part of a rocky jetty that extends from the beach into the ocean. The women are facing towards the camera and smiling. Behind the women is the beach, a seawall with rocks at its base, and a ladder leading from the beach to the top of the sea wall.
Topic
African American
Communities
Domestic life
Families
Photography
Recreation
Segregation
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Dr. Teletia R. Taylor and descendants of Geraldine A. Taylor, Proprietor, "Taylor's Playfair"
Object number
2014.112.118
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title
Taylor Family Album: Martha's Vineyard Memories
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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