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Postcard

Two Men with Guitar

Two Men with Guitar | Postcard | Wisconsin Historical Society
Two men pose for a studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop. James Gorman, standing, has a pipe in his mouth; the seated man holding a guitar is unidentified.
DESCRIPTION
Two men pose for a studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop. James Gorman, standing, has a pipe in his mouth; the seated man holding a guitar is unidentified.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:5266
Creation Date: 1920
Creator Name:Witt, Matthew
City:Cross Plains
County:Dane
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Matthew Witt photographs, circa 1917-1950
Genre:Postcard
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:CF 32912
Original Dimensions:3.4375 x 5.4375 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
In the 1920 Census for Cross Plains, James Gorman is 60 years old and works as a railroad laborer.

The image appeared in the November section of the 1992 Wisconsin Historical Calendar.

SUBJECTS
Electric Guitars
Murals
Music
Painting
Clothing and dress
Hats
Shoes
Furniture
African Americans
Indoor photography
Men
Moustache
Portrait photography
Photography
Studios and dark rooms
Smoking

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