African American Laborers, c. 1890

ID: SIA2009-0430 or 94-9551or original neg. #10249

Creator: Smillie, T. W (Thomas William) 1843-1917

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c. 1890

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 28, Folder: 34

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Summary

African American Laborers, including Robert Campbell, Richard Hill, Rev. Bartlett L. Phillips, and Charles Washington are dressed in their white uniforms, worked at the United States National Museum.

Subject

  • Hill, Richard Henry
  • United States National Museum

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 28, Folder: 34

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

c. 1890

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Uniforms
  • Campbell, Robert
  • Washington, Charles Sumner
  • Labor Force
  • Personnel management
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Clothing and dress
  • Phillips, Bartlett L
  • Employees
  • Museums
  • African Americans
  • Museum--employees
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Group

ID Number

SIA2009-0430 or 94-9551or original neg. #10249

Physical description

Color: Cyanotype; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Group; Medium: Cyanotype

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