Photograph of Larby Smith standing next to a wicker chair.

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2 images
Photograph by
Henry Bruhn, American, 1859 - 1935
Subject of
Smith, Larby, American
Owned by
Hattie Durr Whiddon Graham, American, 1873 - 1950
Medium
photographic gelatin and silver on photographic paper on card mount
Dimensions
H x W (card): 6 9/16 x 4 1/4 in. (16.7 x 10.8 cm)
H x W (image): 5 1/2 x 3 7/8 in. (14 x 9.8 cm)
Type
cabinet photographs
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place captured
Yankton, Yankton County, South Dakota, United States, North and Central America
Date
late 19th century
Description
A black-and-white cabinet card photograph of a young girl wearing a white dress. She has a dark colored ribbon in her hair and has her right hand resting on a wicker chair. She is smiling at the camera. Written in black ink at the top right corner of the photograph is “Larby Smith.” Printed on the cardstock below the photograph is “H. Bruhn” and “Yankton, S. D.” There are no inscriptions on the back.
Topic
African American
American West
Families
Migrations
Photography
United States--History--1865-1921
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Donated by Don L. Durrah and D. Simone Durrah Logan in memory of Hattie J. Durr Whiddon Graham (1873-1950); Christopher Columbus Wayman Whiddon (1894-1973); Lina Irene
Object number
2014.61.11
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title
Hattie J. Durr Whiddon Graham Collection of Family Photographs
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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