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James Weldon Johnson

Title
THE NEW NEGRO
Artist
Winold Reiss, 16 Sep 1886 - 29 Aug 1953
Sitter
James Weldon Johnson, 17 Jun 1871 - 27 Jun 1938
Date
1925
Type
Bound Object
Medium
Printed illustration
Dimensions
Sheet: 22 x 14.9cm (8 11/16 x 5 7/8")
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number
NPG.98.129.g
Culture
James Weldon Johnson: American\African American
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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