Photograph of Principal H. H. Falkener and four Percy Street School teachers

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2 images
Printed by
Siddell Studio, American, founded 1916
Photograph by
Unidentified
Subject of
Falkener, Henry Hall, American, 1859 - 1931
Unidentified Woman or Women
Percy Street Graded School, American, founded 1880
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Sheet): 3 1/2 × 5 3/4 in. (8.9 × 14.6 cm)
H x W (Image): 3 1/16 × 5 1/4 in. (7.8 × 13.4 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place depicted
Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date
ca. 1925
Description
A black and white photograph of Principal Henry Hall Falkener and four teachers on the steps of the Percy Street School. Falkener is pictured on the left side of the photograph. He has a mustache and is wearing a middle toned three-piece suit tie and a white collared shirt. In the right of the photograph are four women, with bobbed and short air, wearing light colored, wearing drop-waist dresses. The woman on the far right of the photograph is wearing glasses. A stamp in black ink on the back, right side identifies the photographer. A number has been handwritten on the back in pencil.
Topic
African American
Education
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Margaret Falkener DeLorme, Waldo C. Falkener, Cameron S. Falkener and Gilbert E. DeLorme
Object number
2014.94.10
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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