Making a Move

Photograph by
Fleming, Peggy, American
Printed by
Steele, James, American
Subject of
Taylor, Spencer, American, born 1928
Capital Pool Checkers Club, American
Date
June 16, 2007; printed 2012
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 11 x 8 1/2 in. (27.9 x 21.6 cm)
Description
A black-and-white photograph of club member Spencer Taylor making a move against his opponent on the checker board. He is wearing a striped polo shirt and a baseball cap. Additional members can be seen playing checkers in the background. The print is inscribed on the back.
Place depicted
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Type
black-and-white photographs
portraits
Topic
Local and regional
Men
Photography
Recreation
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Peggy Fleming
Object number
2012.41.30
Restrictions & Rights
© Peggy Fleming
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5b6a39c9f-563f-4efc-9713-da76e8bf1253