Photograph of the private tennis court at Dr. Eaton's house

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2 images
Photograph by
Unidentified
Owned by
Gibson, Althea, American, 1927 - 2003
Subject of
Dr. Eaton, Hubert A., American, 1916 - 1991
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (image): 3 15/16 × 2 5/8 in. (10 × 6.7 cm)
H x W (sheet): 4 1/2 × 3 1/4 in. (11.5 × 8.3 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted
Wilmington, New Hanover County, North Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date
1950s
Description
Black and white photograph of a private tennis court in a backyard of a house. The court is divided by a white that runs down the middle of the image just right of center. To the left of the wall is a row of hedges. To the right of the wall, a portion of a tennis court right. In the background is a white house. On the back of the photograph in the upper half is an image caption in blue pencil [EF/rear view/Dr. Eaton's house/in Wilmington/showing private/tennis court].
Topic
African American
Tennis
Women
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Donald Felder and family
Object number
2014.205.18
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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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

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