Log Cabin Beach Picnic

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

Original Format

Gelatin silver print

Physical Dimensions

8x10 inches

Files

DUR-5662.jpg

Citation

Durant, Albert W., “ Log Cabin Beach Picnic,” John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, accessed September 18, 2018, https://rocklib.omeka.net/items/show/1214.