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PR Images for Many Thousand Gone: Portraits of the African-American Experience

Unknown photographer, Sitter, probably James Forten
Unknown photographer, Sitter, probably James Forten (1766–1842), c. 1840, daguerreotype, sixth plate. Collection of George R. Rinhart.
Unknown photographer, Sitter, probably James Forten
Carl Van Vechten (American, 1880-1964), Billie Holiday, 1949, gelatin silver print. Collection of George R. Rinhart.
Henri Leighton, Playing on the Street
Henri Leighton, Playing on the Street, gelatin silver print. Collection of George R. Rinhart.
Henri Leighton, Black Children
Henri Leighton, Black Children, gelatin silver print. Collection of George R. Rinhart.
Herbert Gehr, Black Worker
Herbert Gehr, Black Worker, 1943, gelatin silver print, 9 1/2 x 7 3/4 inches. Collection of George R. Rinhart.
Herbert Gehr, Adam Clayton Powell
Herbert Gehr, Adam Clayton Powell, Jr., 1943, gelatin silver print. Collection of George R. Rinhart.
Herbert Gehr, Policeman and Boy
Herbert Gehr, Policeman and Boy, 1943, gelatin silver print. Collection of George R. Rinhart.
Clifton Johnson, Fishing in the Ohio River
Clifton Johnson (American, 1865–1940), Fishing in the Ohio River, c. 1915, gelatin silver print. Collection of George R. Rinhart.
C M Bell, Frederick Douglass
C. M. Bell (1848–1893), Frederick Douglass, c. 1890, cabinet card, 6 7/16 x 4 3/16 inches. Collection of George R. Rinhart.
Underwood and Underwood, Paraders Petition Release of Scotsboro Prisoners
Underwood & Underwood, Paraders Petition Release of Scotsboro Prisoners [“Stop the Prison Torture of the Scotsboro Boys”], May 1933, gelatin silver print. Collection of George R. Rinhart.