• Creator
  • Barnum, John
  • Created Date
  • 1920-05
  • Publisher
  • Springfield College
  • Description
  • This photograph depicts a group of more than 30 men doing a balance standing exercise on on Pratt Field on the International YMCA College, now Springfield College, campus as part of May Day Festival of 1920. They are standing on one leg and have their right arm raised above their head and their left placed against their waists. The Festival included a gymnastics show of the skills of students from Springfield College. There can be seen a crowd... more
    This photograph depicts a group of more than 30 men doing a balance standing exercise on on Pratt Field on the International YMCA College, now Springfield College, campus as part of May Day Festival of 1920. They are standing on one leg and have their right arm raised above their head and their left placed against their waists. The Festival included a gymnastics show of the skills of students from Springfield College. There can be seen a crowd watching the men standing in the background. The photograph is part of a collection of nine photographs, all depicting the gymnastics show. The series of photographs are numbered and were taken by photographer John Barnum for a local newspaper, the Springfield Republican. Similar photographs can be found in: SC22691, SC22693, SC22694, SC22695, SC22696, SC22697, SC22698, SC22699. Photographs are mounted on a cardboard matting. The cardboard matting was not digitized. Part of a series of photographs taken by John Barnum of the Springfield Republican. less
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  • Photographs
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