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James Weldon Johnson by Augusta Savage

From: Photographs of Blacks

James Weldon Johnson by Augusta Savage

From: Photographs of Blacks

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Creator: Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964. Johnson, Grace Nail, 1885-1976
Other Creator: Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964
Date: 1938 July 26
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Description:
In pencil verso: James Weldon Johnson / by Augusta Savage. Stamped verso: Photograph by Carl Van Vechten / 146 Central Park West / Cannot be reproduced without permission
Abstract:
James Weldon Johnson was active in the National Association for the Advancement for Colored People (N.A.A.C.P.), the U.S. Consul to Nicaragua as well as a noted author. His wife was Grace Nail Johnson. This photograph shows a bust in clay by the artist Au
Physical Description:
1 photographic print
b&w
approx. 25 x 18.5 cm
Host Note:
Photographer's number: XLIII M 20
Rights:
Photographs by Carl Van Vechten are used with permission of the Van Vechten Trust; permission of the Trust is required to publish Van Vechten photographs in any format. To learn more, contact the Curator, Yale Collection of American Literature.
Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
Source Digital Format:
High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 2025643
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