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

Catalog Data

Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Sunseri, Al  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
1 Item (4" x 5".)
Archival materials
Los Angeles (Calif.)
University of California
Scope and Contents:
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."
Local Numbers:
RSN 18557 AC0143-0018557 (AC scan)
Company catalog card included.
U&U caption in file box: 2021-A309.
Currently stored in box 3.1.71 [227B].
Collection Restrictions:
The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center. A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Basketball  Search this
Protection  Search this
Sports  Search this
Universities and colleges -- 1890-1930  Search this
Photographs -- 1920-1930 -- Black-and-white negatives -- Nitrate film
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 3: Underwood & Underwood glass plates / 3.1: Underwood and Underwood Negatives / RSN Numbers 18538-18639
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History