Jacks Memory Chapel

Created by
Unidentified
Subject of
Jack's Memory Chapel, American, founded 1948
Date
ca. 1948
On View
Community/Third Floor, 3 051
Museum MapsObjects in this Location
Exhibition
Power of Place
Medium
photographic gelatin and silver on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W: 2 3/4 × 4 5/8 in. (7 × 11.7 cm)
Description
A black-and-white photograph of Jack's Memory Chapel, located at 639 E. Marshall Place in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The business is in a front-gabled house that has one story in the front and two or more stories in the back. The building has brick porch posts, light-colored wood siding, and a screened-in porch with a porch swing. The house number [639] is visible above the mailbox at the proper-left side of the photograph. At the center of the photograph, below the house's gable, is a neon sign [JACK'S MEMORY CHAPEL]. The photograph has a white border around the image with scalloped edges on all sides.
Place depicted
Tulsa, Tulsa County, Oklahoma, United States, North and Central America
Collection title
The Princetta R. Newman Collection of Family Photographs, Tulsa, Oklahoma
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Type
photographs
Topic
American South
American West
Business
Communities
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Princetta R. Newman
Object number
2014.75.27
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd52b4ea333-4010-489a-af0a-1329c3687973
2 image(s)