Podcast: Frank Campbell's photograph

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Title

Podcast: Frank Campbell's photograph

Subject

Frank Campbell
African Americans--Photography

Description

On March 12, 2017, the New York Times published the only known photograph of a Georgetown University slave sold to Louisiana in the infamous 1838 sale. The man in the photograph, Frank Campbell, lived a long and fascinating life. In this podcast, Georgetown student Alex Mitchell (GU '18) explores the history of Frank Campbell and how this photo might affect efforts for memorialization of the GU272. The podcast features interviews with Clifton Theriot, the man who discovered the photograph, along with Georgetown history professor Adam Rothman, and Campbell descendant, Earlene Campbell-Coleman.

Creator

Alex Mitchell

Publisher

Date

2017

Contributor

Alex Mitchell, Adam Rothman, Clifton Theriot, Earlene Campbell-Coleman

Rights

Alex Mitchell

Format

MP3

Language

English

Type

Podcast

Identifier

GSA187

Sound Item Type Metadata

Duration

14:54

Files

Tags

Citation

Alex Mitchell, “Podcast: Frank Campbell's photograph,” Georgetown Slavery Archive, accessed April 22, 2018, https://slaveryarchive.georgetown.edu/items/show/200.