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Buckwheat Zydeco, 1989

Image for Buckwheat Zydeco, 1989
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Description
A black-and-white photograph of Buckwheat Zydeco playing an accordion behind a microphone during a performance in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. He is wearing glasses and a white shirt. The accordion is white and black.
Photograph by
David D. Spitzer, American
Subject of
Buckwheat Zydeco, American, born 1947
Date
1989
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of David D. Spitzer
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 13 11/16 x 9 5/16 in. (34.8 x 23.7 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 14 1/16 x 10 9/16 in. (35.7 x 26.8 cm)
H x W (Matted): 20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.6 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Object number
2012.164.37
Topic
African American
Instrumentalists (Musicians)
Musicians
Photography
Place captured
Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Restrictions & Rights
© David D. Spitzer