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Roland Wingate Driving a Golf Ball through a Telephone Book
  • Dr. Harold Eugene Edgerton, photographer
    1903–1990
    born: Fremont, Nebraska, United States ; died: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States ; active: United States
    Gus Kayafas, printer
    born 1947
    active: United States
  • Roland Wingate Driving a Golf Ball through a Telephone Book, 1940
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 21.1 x 30.4 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 1/4 x 11 15/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 16 x 20 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard F. Young
  • Not on display
  • 1985.0234
Description

Black-and-white image of a man in a room holding a long thin object (identified as a golf club). The man is visible from the chest down and is at top center. He is wearing gray clothing and white and black shoes. There are two objects at bottom right. One is a book of papers (telephone book) and the other is a ball.