Photograph of a St. Augustine sports team

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2 images
Photograph by
Unidentified
Subject of
St. Augustine High School, founded 1951
Unidentified Man or Men
Unidentified Child or Children
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W: 3 7/16 × 4 1/4 in. (8.7 × 10.8 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
Place captured
New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date
after 1951
Description
Black & white photograph of a St. Augustine sports team. In this image, six men stand in a semicircle facing the camera. Five of the men are young, one man, third from the left, is middle aged and wears a team jacket with the word "Coach" written within the large letter 'A' on the jacket's left breast. The other figures wear the same team jacket with an image of a mounted knight onver the left breast. In the margins is text "N.O. La. St. Augustine HS." On the verso are two numeral strings, one printed sticker "82475" and and a handwritten string "1A5810D."
Topic
African American
Athletes
Education
Men
Religious groups
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of St. Augustine High School, New Orleans, LA
Object number
2014.47.13
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
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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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