Ombudsman, Harlem Street, New York City

Leonard Freed, American, 1929 - 2006



Gelatin silver print

Sheet: 8 1/16 × 10 in. (20.4 × 25.4 cm)

Image: 5 7/8 × 8 11/16 in. (15 × 22 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Harley and Stephen Osman, Class of 1956, Tuck 1957



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed, on reverse, in graphite, lower right: Leonard Freed; inscribed, on reverse, in graphite, upper left: New York. Harlem; numbered, on reverse, in graphite, upper left: LF-PW-007.02 / 7500; numbered, on reverse, in graphite, center: 79-7-16-11; inscribed, on reverse, in black ink, center: NEW YORK CITY / HARLEM STREET; stamped, on reverse, in purple ink, center: c [encircled] Leonard Freed-Magnum; label, on reverse, printed, upper right: N.Y.C. HARLEM #2; several other numbers in graphite

Course History

ANTH 73.01, Main Currents in Anthropology, Sienna Craig, Winter 2022

GEOG 72.01/AAAS 67.50/WGSS 66.09, Black Consciousness Black Feminism, Abby Neely, Spring 2022

Anthropology 73.01, Main Currents in Anthropology, Sienna Craig, Spring 2024


Harley and Stephen C. Osman, Stamford, Connecticut; given to present collection, 2013.

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