Digital image of three young men on a dock on Martha's Vineyard

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2 images
Photograph by
Taylor, Ouida F., American, died 2001
Subject of
Unidentified Man or Men
Unidentified Woman or Women
Medium
digital
Dimensions
H x W: 5118pixels × 7310pixels
Type
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 image of three young men standing on a dock. Behind them is a large, white ferry boat with a crowd of people on the deck. The two young men to the right of the frame look toward the boat, while the other young man looks in the opposite direction, with his hand in front of his face. This image may have been taken at the Martha's Vineyard ferry dock.
Topic
African American
Communities
Domestic life
Families
Photography
Recreation
Segregation
Transportation
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
2014.112.11
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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