Pamela R. Jackson, First Holy Communion, St Teresa School/Church, 1961

  • Image for Pamela R. Jackson, First Holy Communion, St Teresa School/Church, 1961
  • Image for Pamela R. Jackson, First Holy Communion, St Teresa School/Church, 1961
2 images
Photograph by
Jackson, Steve Jr., 1923 - 1999
Subject of
Jackson, Pamela R., American
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (image): 9 7/16 × 7 9/16 in. (24 × 19.2 cm)
H x W (sheet): 9 15/16 × 8 1/16 in. (25.3 × 20.4 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted
San Francisco, California, United States, North and Central America
Date
1961
Description
This black and white photograph depicts a little girl in a white dress and veil. Seated on a wooden bench, she wears a knee-length white dress with short sleeves and wide collar. She has a white veil on her head held in place by a white ruffled headdress, white shoes and socks, and holds a white object in her hands on her lap. On the back of the photograph is a green sticker with handwritten text that reads "#35", a stamp in the center in red ink that reads "Jazz/Photo/Studio/ S.F." and an inscription.
Topic
African American
Children
Families
Photography
Religion
Religious groups
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Mary E. Jackson, Posthumously and Linda A. Jackson
Object number
2016.117.35
Restrictions & Rights
© Linda A. Jackson
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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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