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#11. Ex-slave with a long memory, Alabama

Creator:
Dorothea Lange (American, 1895-1965) (Photographer)
Title:
#11. Ex-slave with a long memory, Alabama
Alternate Titles:
The American Country Woman
Date:
1938
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Print Size: 10 3/8 x 13 1/4 in. (26.4 x 33.7 cm)
Credit Line:
Romana Javitz Collection; transferred from the Picture Collection, 1991
Department:
Photography Collection
Object Number:
91PH021.350
Description:
Title from typed notes in cloth-bound binder produced by Lange, "From the files of Dorothea Lange, Final editing, June 1965". See accompanying box for binder. Negative number: 38164
Markings:
On recto (signed and dated in felt-tip marker): Dorothea Lange 1838-1965; On verso (in graphite): 38164 [circled]; (stamped in blue ink): PROPERTY OF // THE NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY // PICTURE COLLECTION; (handwritten in felt-tip pen): 11 // of Series
Provenance:
Dorothea Lange; NYPL Picture Collection
Bibliography:
Lange, Dorothea. “Dorothea Lange Looks at the American Country Woman”. Fort Worth [Texas]: Amon Carter Museum, [1967]. Photography Collection, Call no. MFXZ (Lange) 85-105 and *R-Photo 13-1