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Florida, 1946-49
  • Marion Palfi
    1907–1978
    born: Berlin, Germany ; died: Los Angeles, California, United States ; active: United States
  • Florida, 1946-49, 1946–1949
  • Civil Rights: Signs of Discrimination
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 34.5 x 26.5 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 9/16 x 10 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Gift of Marion Palfi
  • Not on display
  • 1973.0151
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Black-and-white image of African-Americans in an interior setting. A sign above the entrance reads, “To the Colored Waiting Room.” There is a young boy in a suit in the foreground standing next to a woman. There are three men coming out of "colored waiting room."