Photograph of Marion Durr wearing a shirt and vest

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2 images
Photograph by
Unidentified
Subject of
Durr, Marion
Owned by
Hattie Durr Whiddon Graham, American, 1873 - 1950
Medium
Albumen and silver on photographic paper on card mount
Dimensions
H x W (card): 3 1/4 x 3 in. (8.3 x 7.6 cm)
H x W (image): 1 1/16 x 1 3/8 in. (2.7 x 3.5 cm)
Type
cartes-de-visite
albumen prints
portraits
Date
1860s
Description
A sepia toned cartes-de-visite portrait of Marion Durr. He is dressed in a light colored shirt and darker colored vest. The photograph is off centered in the mount. Written at the center of the photograph at top is “Marion Durr.” There is no inscription on the back.
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
2014.61.24
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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