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School portrait of Margaret Brown

Object Details

Scope and Contents
Photograph of 10 to 12 year old Margaret Brown, mother of Lee Harris, taken in Virginia. Description written on back.
circa 1934-1936
1 Item (photographic print , gelatin silver, 3 x 5 in.)
Archival materials
Photographic prints
African American girls
African Americans
United States
Collection Rights
The Lee Harris papers are the physical property of the Anacostia Community Museum. Literary and copyright belong to the author/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
The Lee Harris papers, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Mr. Chester Lee Harris.
ACMA.06-034, Item ACMA PH2003.7078.38
School portrait of Margaret Brown
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