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Drum Majorette
  • Dr. Harold Eugene Edgerton
    1903–1990
    born: Fremont, Nebraska, United States ; died: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States ; active: United States
  • Drum Majorette, mid-late 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 24.2 x 19.6 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 1/2 x 7 11/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard F. Young
  • Not on display
  • 1986.0251
Description

Black-and-white image of a figure (identified as a drum majorette) tossing the baton in the air. Baton is caught in multiple exposures showing the path it takes as it twirls in the air. Image of figure at right is very blurry. Background is all black.