Liberty House Marketing Warehouse - Shipping B

Image for Liberty House Marketing Warehouse - Shipping B
Photograph by
Dr. Derby, Doris, American
Subject of
Unidentified Woman or Women
Liberty House, American, 1965 - 1974
Poor People's Corporation, American, 1965 - 1974
Medium
digital
Dimensions
H x W: 2401 pixels × 2119 pixels
Type
digital images
digital media - born analog
Place captured
Jackson, Hinds County, Mississippi, United States, North and Central America
Date
1968
Description
A black-and-white image of an interior view of the Liberty House marketing B. The image is in portrait orientation and depicts two women working at a table to prepare items for shipping. The woman furthes from the viewer (left) has a white head wrap and is wearing a white turtleneck and is looking towards the table. The woman on the right is wearing a colored turtleneck and has curly hair. The woman on the right is weighing a box that has the Liberty House logo on it. there are other objects on the counter in the bottom of the image, including a basket, a circular contain, a roll of paper, and two of the Liberty House catalogs (Similar to Reference #1). There are other wrapping and packagin materials visible (including paper on a large spool, trash cans in the background, and shelves of other materials).
Topic
African American
American South
Business
Civil rights
Labor
Poverty
Resistance
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2014.23.12.4
Restrictions & Rights
© Doris A. Derby
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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