Digital image of Taylor family members posing on rocks 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: 8931pixels × 8835pixels
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. Two (2) women and two (2) men are posing on large rocks that are part of a rocky jetty extending from the beach, which is out of frame, into the ocean. One woman and one man are standing, while the other woman and man are sitting in front of them. Another man is walking away, back turned to the camera, at proper left. Behind the couples is open water, with a boat off in the distance at proper right.
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
2014.112.121
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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