Photograph of a girl wearing a pleated dress

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Photograph by
Unidentified
Subject of
Unidentified Woman or Women
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 1/2 x 4 1/4 in. (16.5 x 10.8 cm)
H x W (image): 5 3/4 x 3 15/16 in. (14.6 x 10 cm)
Type
cabinet photographs
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Date
1885-1900
Description
A black-and-white cabinet card portrait of a girl wearing a dark colored, pleated dress with embroidery on both sides of the pleated area. A metal clasp is at her neck and she is wearing earrings. Written on the back is "Mau[...?].
Topic
African American
Families
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
2014.61.15
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