Portrait of a woman in graduation attire

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2 images
Photograph by
Scurlock, Addison N., American, 1883 - 1964
Subject of
Unidentified Woman or Women
Medium
photographic gelatin and silver on paper
Dimensions
H x W (image and sheet): 9 7/16 × 4 7/16 in. (24 × 11.3 cm)
Type
photographs
portraits
Place depicted
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date
1900s - 1910s
Description
Black and white portrait of a woman in graduation attire. The woman is standing with the left side of her body facing the camera and is wearing a graduation cap and gown. Her high neck lace blouse is visible above the collar. The words [SCURLOCK / WASH D.] are written in the bottom right corner. There are no inscriptions on the back.
Topic
African American
Education
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Jennifer Cain Bohrnstedt
Object number
TA2015.143.6.3
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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