Photograph of men running with a football in front of two houses

Subject of
Unidentified Man or Men
Date
ca. 1920
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W: 2 1/2 x 4 in. (6.4 x 10.2 cm)
Description
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.
Place depicted
Tulsa, Tulsa County, Oklahoma, United States, North and Central America
Collection title
W.D. Williams Family Collection, Tulsa, Oklahoma
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Type
gelatin silver prints
Topic
American South
American West
Children
Communities
Domestic life
Football
Photography
Play
Sports
Youth
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
Object number
2013.79.4
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd55b4cddef-198c-44b5-9265-669f529d31cc
2 image(s)