Annie Smith photographs of CHA residents
- Annie Smith photographs of CHA residents
- Chicago History Museum
- 0.25 Linear feet
- 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.