Black boy building a toy street car

Image

http://www.johnson.digitalamherst.org/files/original/cj_sc_14_ec23311983.jpg

Title

Black boy building a toy street car

Subject

Oakley (S.C.)
African Americans
Boys
Toys

Description

A young black boy is crouched in a yard building a toy street car, and his rolling hoop is leaning on a bush nearby. Caption on back: "A street car of his own making" and "A street car that the boy made himself."

Creator

Johnson, Clifton, 1865-1940

Source

Published on page 338 of Highways and Byways of the South, by Clifton Johnson.

Publisher

Jones Library Special Collections

Date

Circa 1902

Rights

This digital file may be used for educational purposes, as long as it is not altered in any way. Prior written permission is required for any other use of the digital files from the Jones Library.

Relation

Is part of the Clifton Johnson Photograph Collection

Format

image/jpg

Type

Photographs

Identifier

CJ-7-28-08-GPN14

Original Format

Photograph

Physical Dimensions

5 x 7 in.

Citation

Johnson, Clifton, 1865-1940, “Black boy building a toy street car,” Digital Amherst, accessed November 12, 2019, http://digitalamherst.org/items/show/1261.