Bedroom, House in Negro Slum District, Norfolk, Virginia
Date 1941; printed 1985
Artist:John Vachon, American, 1914-1975
Dimensions Overall, Image: 9 1/2 × 7 3/16 in. (24.1 × 18.3 cm) Overall, Support: 10 × 8 in. (25.4 × 20.3 cm) Overall, Mat: 20 × 16 in. (50.8 × 40.6 cm)
Medium Gelatin silver print
Credit Line Museum purchase
Description This is one of a series of gelatin silver prints; FSA photographs in Virginia.
Exhibition History"Mountaineers to Main Streets: The Old Dominion as seen through the Farm Security Administration Photographs," Large Changing Gallery, Chrysler Museum of Art, May 3 - June 16, 1985.
"Women and the Civil Rights Movement," Photography Galleries, Chrysler Museum of Art, Norfolk, VA, June 14 - October 30, 2016.
Published ReferencesBrooks Johnson. _Mountaineers to Main Streets: The Old Dominion as seen through the Farm Security Administration Photographs_. The Chrysler Museum, Norfolk, VA. 1985: p. 139-140.
Object Label John Vachon American, 1914–1975 Bedroom, House in Negro Slum District, Norfolk, Virginia, March 1941 Gelatin silver print (photograph), printed 1985 Chrysler Museum purchase 85.1.16
Object Number 85.1.16