(Hoboken, New Jersey, 1895 - 1965, San Francisco, California)
Member of the congregation of Wheeley's church who is called "Queen." She is wearing the old fashioned type of sunbonnet. Her dress and apron were made at home. Near Gordonton, North Carolina, July 1939
1939; printed 1950s
gelatin silver print
Not currently on view in the museum
10 in. x 7 5/16 in. (25.4 cm x 18.57 cm)
Accessions Committee Fund purchase
women, portraits, hats, dresses, floral prints, collars, facial expressions
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