|Title||Group on tennis ground|
|Object Name||Negative, Glass-plate|
|Photographer||Austen, E. Alice|
|Date||August 5, 1886|
|Collection||Alice Austen Photograph Collection|
Original glass plate negative. A group of men and women pose on a lawn with tennis racquets. Alice Austen and her pug Punch are at far left, and Alice's friend Bessie Strong is seated in the center. The photo cable that Alice used to snap the photo is visible on the ground at her feet, partially concealed by a tennis racquet.
(Keywords: Posed Group, Self Portrait, Fashion, New York)
|Lexicon Sub-category||Documentary Artifact|
Strong, Elisabeth B.
Dix, Samuel M.
Lord, Julia (Marsh)
Bourne, Isabella (McKean)
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