Photograph of Dr. William H. Conner and family outside their home

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2 images
Photograph by
Unidentified
Subject of
White, Clarence Cameron Sr., American, 1879 - 1960
Dr. Connor, William H., American, ca. 1861 - 1943
White, Beatrice Warrick, American, 1880 - 1942
White, Clarence Cameron Jr., American, 1908 - 1913
White, William Warrick, American, 1906 - 1938
Scott, Caroline Virginia, American, 1855 - 1943
Unidentified Woman or Women
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Sheet): 10 1/16 × 7 15/16 in. (25.6 × 20.1 cm)
H x W (Image): 9 5/8 × 7 9/16 in. (24.5 × 19.2 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Date
ca. 1910
Description
A black and white photograph of Dr. William H. Conner and family. In the photograph are two men, three women and two young boys standing in front of a brick townhouse. From left to right the people in the photo are Caroline Virginia "Jennie" Conner, Beatrice Warrick White, Clarence Cameron White, Jr., an unidentified woman, William Warrick White, Clarence Cameron White and Dr. William H. Conner. Dr. Conner, is wearing dark pants and a light, button down shirt. To his right is Dr. Conner's stepson, Clarence Cameron White. White is wearing a white shirt, dark jacket and pants. Beatrice White is wearing a white collared shirt and the unidentified woman to her right is wearing a white shirt with a lace ruffle. Jennie Conner, seated on the bench, is wearing a dark dress. To her right are two young boys, Clarence Cameron White, Jr. and William Warrick White, standing on the bench, wearing identical outfits: light, knee-length tunics with dark belts and short pants. A placard to the right of the front door of the town house reads [DOCTOR / WM H. CONNER] and the street number of the house, [1935], is painted above the door. A black, metal fence is visible in the foreground. A handwritten note on the back in blue ink identifies the subjects.
Topic
African American
Domestic life
Families
Medicine
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
2014.94.11
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
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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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