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Picturing children : photographs from the National Museum of African American History and Culture.

Edelman, Marian Wright, writer of added commentary. (Added Author). Toldson, Achebe, 1973- writer of added commentary. (Added Author). National Museum of African American History and Culture (U.S.) (Added Author). Earl W. and Amanda Stafford Center for African American Media Arts. (Added Author).
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Shelby County Public Library - Shelby County 778.92 PIC (Text) 78731000493426 Adult Main Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781907804755
  • ISBN: 1907804757
  • Physical Description: 87 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 18 cm
  • Publisher: Washington, D.C.: National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution, in association with D. Giles Limited, 2016.

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General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: Foreword / Lonnie G. Bunch III -- Our turn / Marian Wright Edelman -- Picture this / Ivory A. Toldson -- Photographs / Introduction by Anna Forgerson Hindley -- Index.
Summary, etc.: Picturing Children features a diverse selection of photographs: spontaneous records of intimate family moments, playtime and communal activities as well as posed portraits. Photographers include Henry Clay Anderson, Wayne F. Miller, Joe Schwartz, Jamal Shabazz, Milton Williams and Ernest C. Withers. The volume includes short reflections on individual photographs which explore how the images speak not only to past experiences of African American youth, but also to our evolving concepts of childhood, youth engagement in American society and the future.
Subject: Photography of children.
African American children > In art.

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