GIRLFRIENDS. These young women appear together in at least three Johnson photographs. Like the previous picture, this image is ambiguous--one friend pretends to pour a drink for the other, but the bottle is capped
Photographs taken on black and white glass negatives by African American photographer(s) John Johnson and Earl McWilliams from 1910 to 1925 in Lincoln, Nebraska. Douglas Keister has 280 5x7 glass negatives taken by these photographers. Larger scans available on request.