Baptist Drum

Image for Baptist Drum
Photograph by
Stewart, Frank L., American, born 1949
Medium
digital
Dimensions
H x W: 5166pixels × 6199pixels
Type
digital images
digital media - born analog
Place depicted
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date
2006
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.
Topic
African American
Art
Photography
Religious groups
United States--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
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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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