Guide to the African American Snapshots: Photoprints
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Collection ID:
Orr, Craig
Physical Description:
3 Items

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
3 photoprints of African American subjects, in 2 slightly different sizes, with dates and captions written on print surfaces: (1) "Atlantic City 1930 / Lily White Co" (two young women posed in front of ornate building; (2) "1929" (two young children on doorstep of house; (3) "1933" (standing young woman in bathing suit and two automobiles; she leans on one elbow in window of car).

Collection is arranged into one series.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
No other information available; photographers unidentified.

Processing Information
Collection processed by Vanessa Broussard Simmons, 2008.
Vanessa Broussard Simmons
Immediate Source of Acquisiton

Using the Collection
Restrictions on Access
Collection is open for research and access on site by appointment. Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.

Ownership and Custodial History
Ownership and Custodial History
Purchased by Archives Center staff member Craig Orr at a flea market in Hagerstown, Maryland, October 24, 1999, and subsequently donated to the Archives Center.

Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Automobiles -- 1930-1940 Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
African American children -- 1920-1940 Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
African Americans -- 1920-1940 Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Atlantic City (N.J.) -- 1920-1940 Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012
Suite 1100, MRC 601
Washington, D.C. 20013-7012