Rifa Zumot at Son's Grave | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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Rifa Zumot at Son's Grave

Rifa Zumot at Son's Grave | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
A woman is sitting and blowing her nose in front of a gravestone. A potted plant and a handbag are next to her. Caption reads: "Nine years after his death, Mrs. Rifa Zumot of Amman, Jordan, paid homage to her son at his grave at Graceland cemetery. The son, Abdullah, 28, died in May, 1954, of a ruptured appendix. He had been in Milwaukee for 15 months. Mrs. Zumot is staying with the John Krumbeck family, 5914 N. 70th St."
DESCRIPTION
A woman is sitting and blowing her nose in front of a gravestone. A potted plant and a handbag are next to her. Caption reads: "Nine years after his death, Mrs. Rifa Zumot of Amman, Jordan, paid homage to her son at his grave at Graceland cemetery. The son, Abdullah, 28, died in May, 1954, of a ruptured appendix. He had been in Milwaukee for 15 months. Mrs. Zumot is staying with the John Krumbeck family, 5914 N. 70th St."
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:127312
Creation Date: June 1963
Creator Name:Conklin, James G.
City:Milwaukee
County:Milwaukee
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Classified File
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:CF 32911
Original Dimensions:8 x 10 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Retouched
SUBJECTS
Dresses
Lawns
Cemeteries
Graves
Arabs
Outdoor photography
Women

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