Members Inside the Club

Photograph by
Fleming, Peggy, American
Printed by
Steele, James, American
Subject of
Owens, Freddie, American, born 1942
Williams, John A. III, American, 1941 - 2010
Webber, Thomas Franklin, American, born 1954
Griffin, Oliver, American, born 1934
Glenn, George E., American, 1931 - 2010
Fletcher, Thomas, Cuban American, born 1933
Clark, Fletcher, American, born 1929
Brothers, Gabe Curtis, American, born 1952
Curtis, John, American, born 1940
Taylor, Spencer, American, born 1928
Johnson, Charles, American
Roberts, Talmadge, American, born 1931
Cunningham, Donald, American, born 1946
Capital Pool Checkers Club, American
Date
August 29, 2009; printed 2012
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 8 1/2 x 11 in. (21.6 x 27.9 cm)
Description
A black-and-white photograph of members of the Capital Pool Checkers Club inside the club surrounding a checkers board table. Standing in the back row is Freddie Owens, John Williams, Thomas Franklin Webber, Oliver Griffin, George Glenn and Thomas Fletcher. Sitting in the front row is Fletcher Clark, Gabe Curtis Brothers, John Curtis, Spencer Taylor, Charles Griffin, Tal Roberts and Donald Cunningham. 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
2012.41.46
Restrictions & Rights
© Peggy Fleming
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f7753c40-b17f-4473-a8d8-41cca43f1562