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[Copy of Signed Photograph of Alfred E. Smith, Governor of New York, Standing on Dock in Suit and Hat, Eating Sandwich]

Artist:
Walker Evans (American, St. Louis, Missouri 1903–1975 New Haven, Connecticut)
Date:
1929–39
Medium:
Film negative
Dimensions:
5 x 7 in.
Classification:
Negatives
Credit Line:
Walker Evans Archive, 1994
Accession Number:
1994.255.327
Rights and Reproduction:
© Walker Evans Archive, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Not on view
Alfred Smith was governor of New York from 1919-20, 1923-28 and Democratic Presidential candidate in 1928. The underlying print--in WEA--likely dates from the 1920s.
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