Chromogenic print of the Jackson tombstone

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2 images
Created by
Unidentified
Subject of
S.M. Jackson, American, 1894 - 1975
Jackson, Eunice, American, 1903 - 2004
Jackson, Samuel M. Jr., American, 1925 - 1928
Medium
dye and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W: 3 3/8 × 4 in. (8.6 × 10.2 cm)
Type
photographs
Place depicted
Crown Hill Cemetery, Tulsa, Tulsa County, Oklahoma, United States, North and Central America
Date
ca. 1980
Description
A color photograph of the gravestone for three (3) members of the Jackson family, Samuel M. Jackson Jr. at proper left, Samuel M. Jackson at center, and Eunice Jackson at the proper right. On either side of the gravestone are memorial flower holders, holding white flowers on the proper left and yellow flowers on the proper right. The gravestone has a scrolled border along the top edge, with the family name [JACKSON] inscribed below. Underneath, there are three (3) boxes for individual names. At proper left, the text reads: [SAMUEL M. JR./ AUG. 12, 1925/ SEPT. 23, 1928]. At center, the text reads: [SAMUEL M. SR./ AUG. 4, 1894/ JAN. 13, 1975]. At proper right, the text reads: [EUNICE C./ AUG. 27, 1903].
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
2014.75.74
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

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