Backyard Snapshot


Photograph albums and amateur snapshots reflect the importance of cherished family memories. Casual and personal, these snapshots document everyday life and generations of families. Suburban life in the twentieth century brought with it lawn care and backyard barbequing. This snapshot includes two men and three women posing in casual dress (shorts) under an outdoor table with umbrella.

Date Made: 1957-19611957-11

Photographer: unknown

Location: Currently not on view

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2006.0108.498.037Accession Number: 2006.0108Catalog Number: 2006.0108.498.037

Object Name: photograph, snapshot

Physical Description: paper (overall material)paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 3 in x 3 1/8 in; 7.62 cm x 7.9375 cm


Record Id: nmah_1343214

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