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Joy Ride | 1937

An African American woman posed next to car on Mulford Street, Homewood (Pittsburgh, PA), c. 1937

 

Photo Credit: Teenie Harris Archive, 1920-1970 © Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA

 

Charles "Teenie" Harris photographed the events and daily life in Pittsburgh's African American community between 1936 and 1975 for the Pittsburgh Courier, one of the nation's most influential Black newspapers. A retrospective exhibition, Teenie Harris, Photographer: An American Story,is on view at Carnegie Museum of Art October 29, 2011, through April 7, 2012.

 

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