Katrina's Houses I

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2 images
Photograph by
Stewart, Frank L., American, born 1949
Medium
dye and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 13 5/16 × 20 in. (33.8 × 50.8 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 16 15/16 × 22 in. (43.1 × 55.9 cm)
Type
chromogenic color prints
digital prints
Place depicted
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date
2005
Description
A color photograph of flooding in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina. At center is a car, a four door sedan with its trunk open, abandoned in water up to the door handles. In the background are houses with water up to their front doors. At bottom center, under the image in black marker, is [A/P]. The photograph is signed and dated at bottom right, under the image in black marker. There are no marks on the back.
Topic
African American
Art
Housing
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2016.133.2
Restrictions & Rights
© Frank L. Stewart
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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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