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A Happy Boss in a Power House
  • Lewis Wickes Hine
    born: Oshkosh, Wisconsin, United States ; died: Hastings-on-Hudson, New York, United States ; active: United States
  • A Happy Boss in a Power House, circa 1924
  • Where object was made: United States
  • silver chloride print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 17.8 x 12.7 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 x 5 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • By exchange with the International Museum of Photography, G. Eastman House
  • Not on display
  • 1976.0018

Black-and-white, bust-length image of a man who is facing the viewer. He is wearing a plaid, beret style hat and round, wire-framed eyeglasses. He is smiling and he is wearing a light-colored shirt with an open collar, and there is a scarf around his neck that is covered with small, white dots.