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Norman Davis Photograph Collection

Object Details

Scope and Contents
The collection, which dates from circa 1930 to 1977 and measures .17 linear feet, includes images of African American baseball players from the Anacostia community, as well as documents the youth activities organized by the Metropolitan Police Boys Club #11 in the neighborhood. The collection is comprised of photographic prints.
circa 1930 - 1977
0.06 Linear feet (1 box)
Permission to reproduce images from Anacostia Community Museum Archives must be obtained in advance. For information on photo services and research appointments, please contact the archivist:
Normam Davis photograph collection, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Norman B. Davis
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
African Americans
African American baseball players
African American boys
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
Ed Berry posing with bat, Alexandria, Virginia
Finding aid
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