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The Anacostia Community Museum’s indoor gallery will be closed March 2 through May 18 as we bring our next exhibition to life. Even though our gallery is closed, join us at any of the dynamic upcoming events planned during this time. More information about our events is available at: We look forward to seeing you soon!

Portrait of African American man

Object Details

New York Gallery
circa 1892
1 Item (photographic print , albumen, 6 1/2 x 4 in. (16.5 x 10.2 cm))
Archival materials
Cabinet photographs
African Americans
Petersburg (Va.)
Collection Rights
The Benjamin Layton collection is the physical property of the Anacostia Community Museum. Literary and copyright belong to the creator or their legal heirs and assigns. Rights to work produced during the normal course of Museum business resides with the Anacostia Community Museum. For further information, and to obtain permission to publish or reproduce, contact the Museum Archives.
Collection Citation
Benjamin Layton collection, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Benjamin Layton.
ACMA.06-031, Item ACMA PH2004.7007.31
Portrait of African American man
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