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Isaac and Rosa, slave children from New Orleans / photographed by Kimball, 477 Broadway, N.Y.

Isaac and Rosa, slave children from New Orleans / photographed by Kimball, 477 Broadway, N.Y.

 
 
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Summary

Photograph shows a three-quarter-length portrait of Isaac White (1854?-1927) and Rosina "Rosa" Downs standing arm-in-arm, facing front.
Title from item.
The words "Isaac" and "slave children" printed on the mount are obscured by tape.
"Ent'd, accord'g to act of Congress, in the year 1863, by Geo. H. Hanks, in the Clerk's Office of the U.S. for the S. Dis. of N.Y." printed on back of the mount.
"The nett [sic] proceeds from the sale of these photographs will be devoted excusively to the education of colored people in the Department of the Gulf, now under the command of Major General Banks" printed on back of the mount.
"GDL086" and "CDV430" written in pencil on back of the mount.
Gladstone's inventory number and notes: CDV102; slave children.
Purchase; William A. Gladstone; 1995; (DLC/PP-1995:113.185)
General information about the Gladstone collection is available at, http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.gld

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Date

01/01/1863
person

Contributors

Kimball, M. H., active 1863-1865, photographer
place

Location

New Orleans (La.)29.95472, -90.07500
Google Map of 29.954722222222223, -90.075
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Source

Library of Congress
copyright

Copyright info

No known restrictions on publication.