Photograph of Althea Gibson

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In this black-and-white photograph, Althea Gibson poses on a stool with two tennis rackets. Both the rackets have dark colors printed with "Althea Gibson" in white letters.
Topic
African American
Photography
Tennis
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
Created by
Wallace Seawell, American, 1916 - 2007
Subject of
Althea Gibson, American, 1927 - 2003
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
10 1/8 x 8 1/16 in. (25.7 x 20.5 cm)
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
1959
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Object number
2009.27.1.3