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Plays a rough game with glasses on - but University of California basketball star wears special protective mask. [photonegative]

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Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood
Subject:
Sunseri, Al
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on film. (possibly nitrate)
1 item, 4" x 5"
Type:
Photographs
Place:
California
Los Angeles (Calif.)
University of California
Date:
1920
1930
1890-1930
1920-1930
Notes:
Company catalog card included.
U&U caption in file box: 2021-A309.
Currently stored in box 3.1.71 [227B].
Summary:
Caption: "Los Angeles, Cal. -- Photo shows: The 'masked guard'' Al Sunseri, star basketeer of the University of California varsity quintet, who doesn't let his weak eyesight keep him on the sidelines. He had a special mask devised to cover his glasses and protect his eyes, and wears it during every game."
Topic:
Basketball
Protection
Sports
Universities and colleges
Local number:
RSN 18557
AC0143-0018557 (AC scan)
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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