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Father Victor Cohea blesses the sacrament during the Holy Eucharist at St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church, New Orleans, Louisiana, 2005

Image for Father Victor Cohea blesses the sacrament during the Holy Eucharist at St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church, New Orleans, Louisiana, 2005
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Description
A black-and-white photograph of Father Victor Cohea holding a silver chalice above his head with both hands. He is wearing a white robe and glasses. Additional chalices are on the altar before him. A candle can be seen in the foreground. No inscriptions on the front or back.
Photograph by
Jason Miccolo Johnson, American
Subject of
Fr. Victor H. Cohea, American, born 1948
St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church, New Orleans, American, 1867 - 2005
Date
2005; printed 2012
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (sheet): 19 7/8 x 15 15/16 in. (50.5 x 40.5 cm)
H x W (image): 18 1/2 x 12 7/16 in. (47 x 31.6 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Object number
2012.141.28
Topic
African American
Photography
Religious groups
Place captured
New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Restrictions & Rights
© Jason Miccolo Johnson