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Title
Studio portrait of Frederick Douglass
Names
Warren, G. K. (George Kendall), -1884 (Photographer)
Collection

Cartes-de-visite collection

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1875 - 1880 (Approximate)
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Topics
African Americans
Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895
African American abolitionists
African American civil rights workers
Genres
Cartes de visite
Photographs
Portraits
Notes
Additional physical form: Newspaper clipping titled "Douglass' Freedom, An Honor to England and Her Reformers" is attached to verso.
Physical Description
Albumen prints
Extent: 10 x 6.5 cm ; black and white
Name of photography studio Warren's partially cut off on recto.
Description
Studio portrait of abolitionist and civil rights leader Frederick Douglass, from the late 1870s.
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 84f3f5d0-5501-0139-dda9-0242ac110003
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1875: Created (Approximate)
  • 2021: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Studio portrait of Frederick Douglass" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1875 - 1880. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/82c9f300-9980-0139-aa81-0242ac110003

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Studio portrait of Frederick Douglass" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 4, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/82c9f300-9980-0139-aa81-0242ac110003

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1875 - 1880). Studio portrait of Frederick Douglass Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/82c9f300-9980-0139-aa81-0242ac110003

Wikipedia Citation

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Studio portrait of Frederick Douglass