Chinese Table Tennis Team

Title

Chinese Table Tennis Team

Subject

Visitors, Foreign - China
Capitol (Williamsburg, Va.)
Block 08. Building 11.
Table Tennis players - China

Description

As part of warming relations with China following President Nixon's February 1972 visit, the Chinese table tennis team toured America in April 1972, including a stop at Colonial Williamsburg. In this photograph, a costumed interpreter and translator help explain America's colonial history to the visitors, seated inside the Capitol.

Creator

Davis, Frank

Date

1972-04

Date Created

1972-04

Format

jpeg

Type

Image

Identifier

72-FD-478-69

Rights Holder

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

Original Format

Gelatin silver print

Physical Dimensions

8x10 inches

Files

72-FD-478-69.jpg

Citation

Davis, Frank, “Chinese Table Tennis Team,” John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, accessed December 18, 2018, https://rocklib.omeka.net/items/show/691.