Glass Negatives

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LADY ON A HAMMOCK. A tasseled hammock with built-in pillow provides a perch for this lady to display her elaborately pleated skirt. The footbridge in the background suggests this scene may be Epworth Park, a Methodist-affiliated park and revival ground south of Lincoln on Salt Creek.<br />
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Photographs taken on black and white glass negatives by African American photographer(s) John Johnson and Earl McWilliams from 1910 to 1925 in Lincoln, Nebraska. Douglas Keister has 280 5x7 glass negatives taken by these photographers. Larger scans available on request.