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Photograph by:
Wallace Seawell, American, 1916 - 2007  Search this
Subject of:
Althea Gibson, American, 1927 - 2003  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 9 7/16 × 7 1/4 in. (24 × 18.4 cm)
H x W (sheet): 10 1/4 × 8 in. (26 × 20.3 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Date:
1957
Description:
Black-and-white photograph of Althea Gibson posing in a white jacket while holding a racket. Printed on the bottom right corner of the photograph is "Seawell."
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Photography  Search this
Sports  Search this
Tennis  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Donald Felder and family, © Wallace Seawell
Object number:
2014.205.12
Restrictions & Rights:
© Wallace Seawell. Permission required for use.
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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/fd5942940a9-d0a9-4026-9ad1-38b70a2227d1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.205.12