Photograph of a couple standing behind a chair

Photograph by
Schmitz Studio, American
Subject of
Unidentified Man or Men
Unidentified Woman or Women
Owned by
Hattie Durr Whiddon Graham, American, 1873 - 1950
Date
ca. 1890
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 9/16 x 3 15/16 in. (14.1 x 10 cm)
Description
A black-and-white cabinet card photograph of a woman and man in formal dress standing next to a chair. The woman is wearing a dark colored skirt, top and dark fingerless gloves. Her left hand is resting on the chair back. The man is wearing a dark colored suit with a light colored shirt and bowtie. His left hand is resting on the chair back. Text printed on the card below the photograph says “Schmitz” and “Mt. Pleasant, Iowa.” There are no inscriptions.
Place captured
Mount Pleasant, Henry County, Iowa, United States, North and Central America
Collection title
Hattie J. Durr Whiddon Graham Collection of Family Photographs
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Type
cabinet photographs
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Topic
American West
Families
Migrations
Photography
U.S. 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
2014.61.5
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd55af59254-8207-41d6-bffd-cc1a29eaee47
2 image(s)