Title:

Annie Smith photographs of CHA residents

Identifier:

BMRC.CHM.SMITH_CHA.SURVEY

Repository:

Chicago History Museum

Extent:

0.25 Linear feet

Dates:

1999

Name:

Smith, Annie

Scope and Contents note

Views of residents of Chicago Housing Authority’s Ida B. Wells, Clarence Darrow, and Madden Park Homes. Includes informal portraits of residents inside and outside their apartments as well as exterior views of the buildings, including scenes of building demolition and residents with Congressman Barack Obama.

The artist’s statement as well as detailed descriptions and narratives of the photographs by Smith are filed in the folder of non-graphic material.

Custodial History note

Photography commissioned by Chicago Historical Society as part of its "My History Is Your History Project" (2000.0038).

Processing Information note

This collection was surveyed as part of the Black Metropolis Research Consortium's Survey Initiative on 2010 October 8 by Andrew Steadham.

Subjects

INVENTORY