July 30, 2020 12:00 PM EDT Cincinnati
Ends August 10, 2020


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The Hampton Album, Containing Images from Hampton Institute, the Historically Black University, Property of N. Flayderman & Co.

The Hampton Album issued by the Museum of Modern Art, ca. 1966. A group of 44 photomechanical prints of photographs by Francis Johnston taken at the famous Hampton Institute. 

The Hampton Institute was established after the Civil War in 1868. Booker T. Washington graduated from the school and established a similar program with the Tuskegee Institute. Like Tuskegee, Hampton taught Southern African Americans valuable skills and trades in order to gain valuable employment.

Provenance:Property of N. Flayderman & Co.

Condition:

Very good 

Estimate: $100 - $200
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$150
07/30/2020

 

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