About This Item


  • TitleDiversity
  • Call NumberSHBZ_0019
  • SummaryExterior view of two men and two women, of various ethnicities, making telephone calls at pay telephone booths on Surf Avenue in Coney Island. Two are standing back to camera; two are standing in profile. The woman in the far right is African American. The exact location is unknown.
  • Date1997
  • Formatstill image
  • Physical Description1 photographic print : black & white ; 4 x 6 in.
  • Genregelatin silver printsphotographic printsportraitssnapshots
  • NoteDate inscribed on verso: 1997. Title from inscription on verso.
  • CreatorShabazz, Jamel, 1960-
  • SubjectAfrican American women -- New York (State) -- New York ; Telephone booths -- New York (State) -- New York ; Telephones [lctgm]
  • PlaceBrooklyn (New York, N.Y.)Coney Island (New York, N.Y.)
  • Cite AsJamel Shabazz photograph collection, Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection
  • RightsCopyright restrictions apply to the use of this work. For more information or to obtain a reproduction of this work, contact the Brooklyn Collection at Brooklyn Public Library.
  • Copyright OwnerShabazz, Jamel, 1960-