Log Cabin Beach Picnic

Dublin Core

Title

Log Cabin Beach Picnic

Subject

African American Photographers
African Americans - Virginia - Williamsburg - Social life and customs
African Americans - Virginia - Williamsburg - Photographs
Log Cabin Beach (Williamsburg, Va.)
Segregation - Virginia - Williamsburg

Description

African Americans having a picnic on the beach at Log Cabin Beach, a segregated swimming and recreational facility located on the James River just outside of Williamsburg, Virginia, circa 1950s. People identified as (l to r) unidentified, Roland Epps, Sarah Belpree, & John Billups (a waiter at Chowning's Tavern).

Creator

Durant, Albert W.

Date

Circa 1950's

Date Created

Circa 1950's

Is Part Of

Albert W. Durant Photography Collection, AV-1992.1, Box 13, Folder 10

Format

jpeg

Type

Image

Identifier

DUR-5662

Rights Holder

Special Collections, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Gelatin silver print

Physical Dimensions

8x10 inches

Citation

Durant, Albert W., “Log Cabin Beach Picnic,” John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, accessed September 26, 2021, https://rocklib.omeka.net/items/show/1214.