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Title [S.I.L.C. Tournament, Miss Cahill and Miss McKinlay]
Object Name Negative, Glass-plate
Photographer Austen, E. Alice
Date September 28, 1892
Collection Alice Austen Photograph Collection
Description Original glass plate negative. Two women play tennis doubles at the Staten Island Ladies Club tournament in Livingston, Staten Island. The women are identified in the negative sleeve inscription as Miss Cahill and Miss McKinlay.
(Keywords: New York)
Film Size 4 x 5
Acquisition Museum Purchase
Ownership and History Mabel E. Cahill (1863-1905) won the U.S. National Tennis Championship in Women's Singles and Women's Doubles in 1891 and 1892. Her doubles partner in 1892 was Adeline McKinlay.
Earliest Date 1892
Latest Date 1892
Subjects Tennis
Sports
Sport clothes
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 50.015.5987
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, September 2013.
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