[John Wright, Negro Leagues team player, preparing to throw. Black-and-white photoprint.]
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Silver gelatin on paper, 8" x 10"
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Identified by Carlis Wright Robinson as her father, John Wright (nicknamed Johnny Needle-nose), in an e-mail, April 26, 2013. She continued: "He was chosen along with Jackie Robinson to tryout with the Dodgers and sign a contract. He has also been labeled "the forgotten #2".