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Young Margaret and Chester Harris standing in front of Catholic School

Object Details

Scope and Contents
Photograph of Margaret and Chester Harris in their 20s, taken in front of the Catholic School on 164th Street and St. Nicolas Avenue in Manhattan, New York. Description written on back.
circa 1948-1949
1 Item (photographic print , gelatin silver, 8 x 10 in.)
Archival materials
Photographic prints
African American families
African Americans
Manhattan (New York)
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 PH2003.7078.59
Young Margaret and Chester Harris standing in front of Catholic School
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