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Wooden privies, Southeast section, Washington, D.C. (122 C St.)
  • Gordon Parks
    born: Fort Scott, Kansas, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States ; active: United States
  • Wooden privies, Southeast section, Washington, D.C. (122 C St.), 1942
  • Where object was made: Washington, DC, United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 11.8 x 9.3 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 12.6 x 10 cm
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • Museum purchase: Helen Foresman Spencer Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2004.0031

Black-and-white image of a dilapidated wooden fence in the foreground with "122 C. Street" written on it. The tops of two sheds are visible in the middle ground. There is part of a brick building showing in the left background and a building with horizontal wooden siding in the right background.