Mary E. Jackson, the photographer's wife, c. 1949

Image for Mary E. Jackson, the photographer's wife, c. 1949
Photograph by
Jackson, Steve Jr., 1923 - 1999
Subject of
Jackson, Mary E.
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (image): 9 7/16 × 7 1/2 in. (24 × 19 cm)
H x W (sheet): 9 7/8 × 7 15/16 in. (25.1 × 20.2 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place depicted
San Francisco, California, United States, North and Central America
Date
ca. 1949
Description
This black and white photograph depicts a woman from the chest up. Wearing a light colored button down coat over a white high necked blouse, she is filmed with the camera turned slightly sideways. She does not look at the viewer but gazes obliquely to the right. On the back of the photograph is a green sticker with handwritten text that reads "#38."
Topic
African American
Families
Women
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
2016.117.38
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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