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1948 Photograph of Girls' Basketball Team

Citation

“1948 Photograph of Girls' Basketball Team,” Madison Historical, accessed October 1, 2022, https://madison-historical.siue.edu/archive/items/show/1487.

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Description

This is a black and white photo of nine girls from the 1948-1949 girls' basketball team posing for a picture inside a gymnasium. Pictured in the front: Marian Ritter, Bernice Bosich, Emma Crum, Mildred Perica. Pictured in the back: Esther Johnson, Helen Emerick, Rose Manar, Mary Carpenter, Evelyn Skundrich. Vi Johnson was absent from the photograph.

Subjects

  • industry
  • culture
  • Wood River
  • refineries
  • Standard Oil Refinery

Date

April 1948

Type

  • Photograph

Format

  • Black and white photographic print
  • jpg

Coverage

  • Wood River, Illinois

Identifier

  • WRM-P-0126
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