On View
Changing Exhibition Gallery
Exhibition
Make Good the Promises: Reconstruction and Its Legacies
Photograph by
Taylor, J. W., American
Subject of
Unidentified Woman or Women
Unidentified Man or Men
Owned by
Hattie Durr Whiddon Graham, American, 1873 - 1950
Date
1880s - 1900
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 9/16 x 3 13/16 in. (14.1 x 9.7 cm)
Description
A black-and-white cabinet card portrait of a man in a dark colored suit, vest and necktie. He is looking directly at the camera and has a mustache. Text at the bottom of the card reads “J. W. Taylor” and Eufaula, Ala.” There are no inscriptions on the front or back.
Place captured
Eufaula, Barbour County, Alabama, 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 South
Families
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
2014.61.7
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5489cf95e-b46f-4ba6-9b52-988ea5c1d374
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