|Title||[Miss Cahill, S.I.L.C. Tournament]|
|Object Name||Negative, Glass-plate|
|Photographer||Austen, E. Alice|
|Date||September 30, 1890|
|Collection||Alice Austen Photograph Collection|
Original glass plate negative. A woman in a plaid skirt and white blouse plays tennis at a Staten Island Ladies' Club tennis tournament. She is identified in the negative sleeve inscription as Miss Cahill.
(Keywords: New York)
|Film Size||4 x 5|
|Ownership and History||
This photograph was taken at the Staten Island Ladies' Club, which was located on the grounds of the Staten Island Cricket and Baseball Club in Livingston, Staten Island.
Mabel E. Cahill (1863-1905) won the U.S. National Tennis Championship in Women's Singles and Women's Doubles in 1891 and 1892.
|Lexicon Sub-category||Documentary Artifact|
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