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Washington, D.C., 1946-49, In the Shadows of the Capitol
  • Marion Palfi
    1907–1978
    born: Berlin, Germany ; died: Los Angeles, California, United States ; active: United States
  • Washington, D.C., 1946-49, In the Shadows of the Capitol, late 1940s
  • Suffer Little Children
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 34 x 26.7 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 3/8 x 10 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Gift of Marion Palfi
  • Not on display
  • 1973.0179
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Black-and-white image of three young, African American children standing in a street with piles of trash and broken pieces of wood. In the background is a domed building (identified as the Capitol building).