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Harriet Tubman at home and her friends. Residents of the Home for the Aged and Indigent Negroes. Auburn, N.Y.

1887
Albumen silver print
Image: 11.3 x 19.5 cm (4 7/16 x 7 11/16 in.)
Mount: 13.3 x 21.5 cm (5 1/4 x 8 7/16 in.)
Gift of Donald K. Weber
1997.1826.0001
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Inscriptionsmount recto TL TC TR (ink):
[identification of subjects, left to right]: Harrit [sic] Tubman \ Gertie Davis \ Mr. Davis \ Lee Chaney \ Alexander Parker \ Walter Green \ Sarah Parker \ Dora Stewart

mount verso C (pencil): Harriet Tubman at home & her friends \ Residents of the Home for the Aged and \ Indigent Negroes \ Auburn N.Y. 1887

mount verso C (pencil): Left to Right \ Harriet Tubman \ Gertie Davis Watson \ Nelson Davis (Harriet Tubman's second husband) \ Lee Cheyney \ 'Pop' Alexander \ Walter
Green \ Blind Aunty Parker \ Dora Stewart \ The Home for Aged and Indigent
Negroes was \ built by Harriet Tubman in 1869 and is now \ the Harriet Tubman Memorial Home
Terms
  • albumen process
  • albumen prints
  • Albumen silver print
  • group
  • activist
  • organ grinder
  • abolitionist
  • African Americans
  • commercial portraiture

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