Coney Island, NY

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2 images
Photograph by
Barboza, Anthony, American, born 1944
Subject of
Unidentified Woman or Women
Unidentified Man or Men
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (sheet): 11 × 13 3/4 in. (28 × 35 cm)
H x W (image): 8 1/4 × 12 1/4 in. (20.9 × 31.1 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
Place captured
Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date
1970s
Description
A black and white photograph of a crowd of young people at Coney Island. Most of the people stand with their backs to the camera. Behind them is a chain link fence with amusement park attractions behind it. On the back is the title, date, and photographer's signature.
Topic
African American
Amusements
Photography
Youth
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2016.99.21
Restrictions & Rights
© Anthony Barboza
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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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