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James Doyle St. Helena's First Black Driver

ca. 1982 Sam Doyle Born: St. Helena Island, South Carolina 1906 Died: St. Helena Island, South Carolina 1985 house paint on metal roofing panels overall: 43 1/2 x 86 1/8 x 5 in. (110.5 x 218.8 x 12.7 cm.) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of Chuck and Jan Rosenak and museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment 1997.124.13A-C Not currently on view


Keywords

Architecture - vehicle - automobile

Ethnic - African-American

Figure male - full length

Occupation - transportation - chauffeur

painting

folk art

paint

metal

About Sam Doyle

Born: St. Helena Island, South Carolina 1906 Died: St. Helena Island, South Carolina 1985

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