Bo Diddley, 1990

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Description
A black-and-white photograph of Bo Diddley singing into a microphone at a performance in Miami Beach, FL. His hands are raised in the air, his mouth is open, and his guitar is at his waist. He is wearing his trademark hat, tic-tac-toe shirt, and glasses.
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of David D. Spitzer
Restrictions & Rights
© David D. Spitzer
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
1990
Object number
2012.164.3
Photograph by
David D. Spitzer, American
Subject of
Bo Diddley, American, 1928 - 2008
Topic
African American
Composers (Musicians)
Instrumentalists (Musicians)
Photography
Rock and roll (Music)
Singers (Musicians)
Place captured
Miami Beach, Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 13 3/4 x 9 3/8 in. (35 x 23.8 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 13 7/8 x 10 15/16 in. (35.2 x 27.8 cm)
H x W (Matted): 20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.6 cm)
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits