Photo, Print, Drawing Missing Pieces Exhibit: Pope's Museum, Pelham, Georgia
About this Item
- Missing Pieces Exhibit: Pope's Museum, Pelham, Georgia
- Fleischhauer, Carl (Photographer)
Created / Published
- Pelham, Georgia, August 25 or 26, 1977
- - Folklore--Georgia
- - Photographs
- - Ethnography
- - United States -- Georgia -- Pelham
- - Art environments created by Laura Pope Forester (aka Forrester, 1873-1953) and Eddie Owens Martin (also known as St. EOM, 1908-1986) were documented as part of the South-Central Georgia Folklife Project in 1977 in support of the "Folk Art and Folklife" exhibition, installed at the Library of Congress, January 26-April 2, 1978. This exhibition brought together materials from the South-Central Georgia Folklife Project and the art exhibition "Missing Pieces: Georgia Folk Art 1770-1976," which had opened in 1976 at the Atlanta Historical Society and included works by Forester and Martin.
- - Image numbers and descriptions: at Pope's Museum, the former home of Laura Pope Forester (aka Forrester, 1873-1953), Grady County GA: 01-03, items on porch of Pope's Museum, includes figure with "Goddess of the Sea" inscribed at bottom; 04-05, front of the porch (entry zone), with decorative framing and sculpture of woman damaged at neck (behind her are "Scarlett" from Gone with the Wind and Uncus [sic] from The Last of the Mohicans); 06-08, side view of entryway and porch and decorated balcony; 09-12, front (street-facing) wall at Pope's Museum.
- 35 mm color slide
Call Number/Physical Location
- Call number: AFC 1982/010: GA7-CF-130
- South-Central Georgia Folklife Project collection (AFC 1982/010)
- American Folklife Center
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Credit line: South-Central Georgia Folklife Project collection (AFC 1982/010), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
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Chicago citation style:
Fleischhauer, Carl. Missing Pieces Exhibit: Pope's Museum, Pelham, Georgia. United States Georgia Pelham, 1977. Pelham, Georgia, August 25 or 26. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1982010_cf_130/.
APA citation style:
Fleischhauer, C. (1977) Missing Pieces Exhibit: Pope's Museum, Pelham, Georgia. United States Georgia Pelham, 1977. Pelham, Georgia, August 25 or 26. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1982010_cf_130/.
MLA citation style:
Fleischhauer, Carl. Missing Pieces Exhibit: Pope's Museum, Pelham, Georgia. Pelham, Georgia, August 25 or 26. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc1982010_cf_130/>.