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Serenaders of Kingsboro

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Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Caption
Serenaders of Kingsboro - Kingsboro Housing Project, 6th Walk, Ocean Hill, Brooklyn, New York, 1940's
Joe Schwartz, Folk Photography: Poems I've Never Written (2000), 75.
Description
A black-and-white photograph of a group of young men, two of whom play guitars, posing for the photograph.
Created by
Joe Schwartz, American, 1913 - 2013
Subject of
Unidentified Man or Men
Unidentified Woman or Women
Date
1940s
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Joe Schwartz and Family
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 10 1/2 x 13 3/8 in. (26.7 x 34 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 11 x 13 7/8 in. (27.9 x 35.2 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Object number
2010.74.68
Topic
African American
Instrumentalists (Musicians)
Photography
Place depicted
Ocean Hill, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Restrictions & Rights
© Joe Schwartz