Postcard of men, women, and children outside of a dwelling

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2 images
Created by
Unidentified
Subject of
Unidentified Man or Men
Unidentified Woman or Women
Unidentified Child or Children
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper with ink
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 3 5/16 × 4 13/16 in. (8.4 × 12.2 cm)
H x W (Card): 3 7/16 × 5 7/16 in. (8.7 × 13.8 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
photographic postcards
Date
early 20th century
Description
This real photo postcard features a black and white image of a group of people in the yard of a home. Men, women and children are standing behind a wooden fence. The house is behind them. Most of the men are wearing hats and either a suit or overalls. A few men are sitting on the fence. The man and woman standing on the far right are each holding a small child in their arms. On the back of the postcard the word [POST CARD] is printed at the top. The words [CORRESPONDENCE HERE] and [NAME AND ADDRESS HERE] divide the back into two sections. Text marks the spot for postage in the top right corner. The word [AZO] repeats forming a square with a triange in each corner. The words [PLACE / STAMP / HERE] are printed inside the square. There are no inscriptions, front or back.
Topic
African American
American West
Communities
Domestic life
Photography
Race relations
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2014.37.35.12
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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