One Stick of Gum for Two

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T. W. Ingersoll, One Stick of Gum for Two, ca. 1900
The Daniel Cowin Collection of African American Vernacular Photography

Truman Ward Ingersoll created a large number of stereographs in the 1880s in which he extensively pictured the Northwest of the United States. One Stick of Gum for Two, created around 1898, is a stereograph showing a young boy and a girl sharing a piece of gum.

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About claartjevandijk

Assistant Curator, Collections at the International Center of Photography, New York
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