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Created by:
Dr. Ernest C. Withers, American, 1922 - 2007  Search this
Subject of:
Ernie Banks, American, born 1931  Search this
Larry Doby, American, 1923 - 2003  Search this
Jackie Robinson, American, 1919 - 1972  Search this
Matty Brescia, American, born 1910  Search this
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Los Angeles Dodgers, American, founded 1883  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image and Sheet): 16 x 20 in. (40.6 x 50.8 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1953
Description:
In this black-and-white photograph, Ernie Banks, Matty Brescia, Larry Doby, and Jackie Robinson stand in front of a baseball dugout. To Robinson's left are two unidentified boys. Behind the dugout, a segregated crowd is visible.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Baseball  Search this
Photography  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Sports  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2009.16.14
Restrictions & Rights:
© Ernest C. Withers Trust
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5278d1b33-fd7f-4679-926a-c36e7d598796
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.16.14