View W. along Fern St. from 937, Camden, 1992

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  • Image for View W. along Fern St. from 937, Camden, 1992
2 images
Photograph by
Vergara, Camilo José, Chilean American, born 1944
Printed by
Brooklyn Print Works / Green Rhino Inc.
Subject of
Unidentified Man or Men
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 11 13/16 × 17 3/8 in. (30 × 44.1 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 15 11/16 × 19 5/8 in. (39.8 × 49.8 cm)
Type
inkjet prints
Place depicted
Fern Street, Camden, New Jersey, United States, North and Central America
Date
1992
Description
A color photograph of Fern St. in Camden, New Jersey, 1992. The photograph shows the block where there are buildings along the street. There are empty lots where buildings once stood. There are cars parked on both sides of the street and several other cars are parked in the empty lots. An unidentified man wearing a red shirt stands near a white car in the bottom left of the photograph. At the end of the street, there is a large high-rise in the background. The back of the photograph has a caption and copyright information.
Topic
African American
Communities
Housing
Photography
Urban life
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2015.208.1.4
Restrictions & Rights
© Camilo José Vergara
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series
Tracking Time: Camden, Fern St. 1979-2014
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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