Photograph by
Subject of
Unidentified Man or Men
early 20th century
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
H x W (Image): 4 3/16 × 2 3/8 in. (10.6 × 6 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 4 5/16 × 2 1/2 in. (11 × 6.4 cm)
This gelatin silver print depicts a black and white image of a man wearing a hat and gun holster. The man is wearing a long sleeve shirt, pants and a scarf around his neck. His arms are folded across his torso and he is looking directly at the camera. He is wearing a belt around his waist and the holster hangs just below it. Trees and a wooden fence are behind him. Text is written on the right border that reads [out west, washing]. A crease cuts across the man's face and extends across the width of the photograph. The edges and borders of the photograph are unevenly cut. The back of the photograph is covered in black paper and the remains of another photograph that has been torn away. In the bottom center there is an orange sticker with the number [809] written on it.
Place captured
Washington, United States, North and Central America
Media Arts-Photography
gelatin silver prints
American West
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
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