Photographic print of a woman sitting on a porch petting a dog

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Created by
Unidentified
Subject of
Unidentified Woman or Women
Medium
photographic gelatin and silver on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W: 5 × 3 1/8 in. (12.7 × 7.9 cm)
Type
photographs
portraits
Place depicted
Tulsa, Tulsa County, Oklahoma, United States, North and Central America
Date
1920-1930
Description
A black-and-white photograph of a woman petting a dog while sitting on a wooden porch of a house. She is wearing a light-colored dress, necklace, light-colored stockings and black shoes, and her hair is pulled back. The woman is smiling and looking down at the dog while leaning back against the porch column. The porch foundation is brick and the steps up to the porch are wood. Behind the woman, there is a wooden bench on the porch next to a screen door.
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
2014.75.60
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
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture