Baptist Drum

Photograph by
Stewart, Frank L., American, born 1949
Date
2006
Medium
digital
Dimensions
H x W: 5166pixels × 6199pixels
Description
A digital image of the interior of a church after being flooded by Hurricane Katrina. The image looks down the mud-caked central aisle of the church towards the altar. Sitting in the middle of the aisle is a steel snare drum. To the left and right are pews, and further down the aisle are pieces of debris in front of the dais.
Place depicted
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Type
digital images
digital media - born analog
Topic
Art
Photography
Religious groups
U.S. History, 2001-
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Frank Stewart Estate
Object number
2016.158.1
Restrictions & Rights
© Frank Stewart
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd503eb4fd3-a976-426a-8b81-0415330a2bb2