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A baseball player hits a baseball in front of the Ontario Lakers League sign in Walter C. Pierce Park in Adams Morgan, Washington D. C.

Catalog Data

Photograph by:
Milton Williams, American, born 1940  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper, mounting board
Dimensions:
H x W (Image and Sheet): 7 15/16 × 10 × 3/16 in. (20.2 × 25.4 × 0.5 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place captured:
Walter C. Pierce Community Park, Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
May 1973
Description:
A black-and-white photograph of a boy swinging a bat at a ball. A large scoreboard that says “Ontario Lakers Softball League Welcome to Adams Morgan Bienvenidos" appears behind him. The photograph is attached to a thick mounting board. The board is stamped and inscribed on the back.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Photography  Search this
Recreation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Milton Williams Archives
Object number:
2011.15.32
Restrictions & Rights:
© Milton Williams
Permission required for use. Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f9202b82-4de7-4d64-9ea5-b29baef3a76b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.15.32