Photograph of Gilbert E. DeLorme. Sr., shaking hands with an unidentified man

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3 images
Photograph by
Unidentified
Subject of
DeLorme, Gilbert E. Sr., American, 1903 - 1975
Unidentified Man or Men
Atlanta Life Insurance Company, American, founded 1905
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Sheet): 9 15/16 × 8 1/16 in. (25.3 × 20.4 cm)
H x W (Image): 9 7/16 × 7 1/2 in. (24 × 19.1 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place depicted
Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date
ca. 1950
Description
A black and white photograph of two men shaking hands. The man on the left of the photograph is Gilbert E. DeLorme, Sr. He is standing in profile and wearing glasses, a light toned suit and tie with a white shirt. The Atlanta Life Insurance employee standing on the right is wearing a dark suit, medium toned tie and white shirt. They are standing in front of the Atlanta Life Insurance Company offices, a white building and dark screen door. A handwritten note on the back in blue ink identifies the subjects and location.
Topic
African American
American South
Business
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
2014.94.31
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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