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Black family on their porch in Vicksburg, Mississippi

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Title:
Black family on their porch in Vicksburg, Mississippi
Description:
Caption on back: "A piazza scene on the picturesque outskirts of Vicksburg. The weather is warm, and that is why the baby's head is protected from the sunshine by a towel. A broken window, and the condition of the steps show plainly that the family is very poor."
Creator:
Johnson, Clifton, 1865-1940
Date:
[ca. 1902]
Format:
Photographs
Location:
Jones Library, Amherst
Special Collections
Collection (local):
Jones Library, Amherst
Subjects:
African Americans
Houses
Families
Places:
MississippiWarren (county)Vicksburg
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Publisher:
Jones Library Special Collections
Notes:
Is part of the Clifton Johnson Photograph Collection
Identifier:
CJ-7-26-03-GPN5