Photograph of a man and woman sitting outside of a storefront

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2 images
Photograph by
Unidentified
Subject of
Unidentified Man or Men
Unidentified Woman or Women
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 2 15/16 × 4 3/16 in. (7.5 × 10.6 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 3 1/4 × 4 5/8 in. (8.3 × 11.7 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place captured
United States, North and Central America
Date
early 20th century
Description
This gelatin silver print depicts a black and white image of a man and woman sitting on a bench in front of a store. The man is sitting on the right and wears a large hat, long sleeve shirt and pants. He is holding a harness in his hand. The woman next to him is holding a bundle of fabric in her lap. She is wearing a dark-colored coat and a dress or skirt. They are both looking at the camera. The words painted on the store window behind them read [OLD MONROE]. There are two hand drawn vertical lines on the back of the photograph.
Topic
African American
American West
Photography
Race relations
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2014.37.35.5
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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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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