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Title "Big" John Coughlin
Object Name Print, Photographic
Other number P075087
Description "Big" John Coughlin standing with his wife by a bus and table full of tourist gifts. The bus has large photographs of Elvis Presley, Marilyn Monroe, and horses. Canadian and American flags hanging from the front and back, respectively.
Date 1986-1987
Photographer Oppersdorff, Mathias T., 1935-2010
Collection Mathias Oppersdorff Adirondack Faces Photograph Collection
Subjects Flea markets
Vendors, Street
Portrait photographs
People Coughlin, "Big" John
Rights Fair use copy permitted for research, study, or investigational purposes citing the Adirondack Museum. Any other use requires written permission.
Catalog Number 2010.028.0125
Notes Title handwritten by photographer below image.
Title includes contact sheet identification notes.

The Adirondack Museum commissioned Mathias Oppersdorff (1936-2010) to photograph Adirondack residents in 1986-1987. This assignment resulted in a 1989 traveling exhibition sponsored by the Museum titled Adirondack Faces, and a 1991 publication of the same title.

Forms part of 2010.028. See Archives Record for further collection information.

Series: Adirondack Faces