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Photo of Mattiwilda Dobbs and Swedish Queen consort Louise

Photo of Mattiwilda Dobbs and Swedish Queen consort Louise
Usage Conditions Apply
Photograph by
Unidentified
Subject of
Mattiwilda Dobbs Janzon, American, 1925-2015
Louise Alexandra Marie Irene Mountbatten, Swedish, 1889 - 1965
Date
1957
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W: 8 x 9 3/4 in. (20.3 x 24.8 cm)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Mattiwilda Dobbs
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
Object number
2011.135.8
Description
A black and white photograph of Queen consort Louise of Sweden presenting Mattiwilda Dobbs with the orders the Swedish Red Cross at concert at the Stockholm Konserthus.
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Exhibition
Musical Crossroads
On View
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 053
Place depicted
Sweden, Europe