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Photograph by:
Dave Peterson, American  Search this
Subject of:
Debra Kay Thomas, American  Search this
Women's Professional Basketball League, American, 1978 - 1981  Search this
Iowa Cornets, American, 1978 - 1980  Search this
Chicago Hustle, American, 1978 - 1981  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
H x W: 13216 pixels × 8448 pixels
File size: 213.06 MB
Type:
digital images
digital media - born analog
Place depicted:
Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, United States, North and Central America
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1978-1980; scanned 2023
Description:
A digital scan of a black-and-white photograph of Iowa Cornets player Debra Kay Thomas making an offensive play against Chicago Hustle players during a Women's Professional Basketball League game. Seen in the center of the frame holding the ball, Thomas advances as two Chicago Hustle players, partially visible on the right side of the image, attempt a steal. In the background spectators sit watching from the bleachers.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Basketball  Search this
Photography  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Bob Modersohn and Molly Kazmer
Object number:
2024.9.3
Restrictions & Rights:
© David Peterson
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:
Photographs and Still Images
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f4c1c51f-452e-4703-9e2d-0fe586e5c893
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2024.9.3