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Inscription

on verso, by unknown hand, top center stamp in black ink upside down: 2949; top center perpendicular in graphite underlined: V80042 / 2c4 / 5 / 3; by unknown hand, left center edge in graphite: 19; left center perpendicular stamp in red ink boxed: No / Further Reproductions Permitted / For Info, See / Anne Drayton; left center perpendicular under stamp in graphite: 75% NeG; left center perpendicular in black pen underlined: 743; by LIFE, center perpendicular stamp in purple ink: LIFE PHOTO BY / Gordon Parks / STORY & LOCATION Poverty / TAKE NO. 2nd / DATE 11-21-67 / SET NO. V80042 / 35mm 6; by unknown hand, right center perpendicular stamp in black ink: 2190; right center stamp in red boxed in red pencil: USED IN LIFE MAR 8 1968 / (in graphite) P. 51 (blue pencil checkmark); in unknown hand, right center in black marker underlined: x US - P+C - Negroes / x Poverty - US - N.Y.; by unknown hand, right center in black marker underlined: cx Weather - Rain - US - 67; right center in black marker parenthesis: NYC downpour / seen through a window / in Harlem; by LIFE, right center perpendicular stamp in red ink: LIFE PICTURE COLLECTION; by unknown hand, vertical along right edge in blue pen: 26

Provenance

Gordon Parks, New York; gift to the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1999; acquired by NGA, 2015.