Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

Preston Eagleson (left half-back)

image number:

P0056899

description:

Eagleson was the first African-American to be a member of an IU intercollegiate athletic team.

date taken:

1893

accession number:

2280

personal name:

Eagleson, Preston Emmanuel

topic:

Football

topic:

Action (posed)

topic:

Minorities

topic:

Firsts

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Individuals