Servicing a Family

  • Image for Servicing a Family
  • Image for Servicing a Family
2 images
Created by
Unidentified
Subject of
S.M. Jackson, American, 1894 - 1975
Jackson, Eunice, American, 1903 - 2004
Unidentified Woman or Women
Berry's Service Station, American, active 1920s
Medium
photographic gelatin and silver on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W: 2 3/4 × 4 5/8 in. (7 × 11.7 cm)
Type
photographs
portraits
Place depicted
Tulsa, Tulsa County, Oklahoma, United States, North and Central America
Date
ca. 1940
Description
A black-and-white photograph of Samuel M. Jackson Sr., Eunice Jackson and another woman standing in front of a dark-colored, ca. 1930 4-door Buick. Jackson stands in between the women, wearing a light-colored suit and dark-patterned tie, holding his hat in his left hand. Eunice Jackson, on the proper left, is wearing a light-colored suit with corsage, hat, gloves, and light-colored shoes, and she is holding her handbag in her clasped hands. The woman on the proper right is wearing a dark-colored dress and hat with white gloves, and is holding her handbag in her left hand. The building behind them is a two-story brick building with a sign that reads [WASHING/ STORAGE/ GREASING].
Topic
African American
American South
American West
Communities
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Princetta R. Newman
Object number
2014.75.25
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title
The Princetta R. Newman Collection of Family Photographs, Tulsa, Oklahoma
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Exhibition
Power of Place
On View
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 051
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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