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silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
H x W: 2 1/2 x 4 in. (6.4 x 10.2 cm)
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Tulsa, Tulsa County, Oklahoma, United States, North and Central America
ca. 1920
A black-and-white gelatin silver print of children playing football on a dirt lot next to two houses in Tulsa, Oklahoma. At center left, one boy holds a football while a group of boys run towards the right side of the photograph. Two boys on the left side of the photograph are running towards the photographer. The running boys are slightly out of focus. Several smaller children stand on the sidelines and several other figures can be seen watching from the porch of a house in the background.There are no marks or inscriptions, front or back.
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
American West  Search this
Children  Search this
Communities  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Football  Search this
Photography  Search this
Play  Search this
Sports  Search this
Youth  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Families of Anita Williams Christopher and David Owen Williams
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Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
W.D. Williams Family Collection, Tulsa, Oklahoma
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture