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Call Number/Catalog Number WY 0275.04
Title Boys playing on "ruins" in Fort Totten Park.
Additional identifier SP 0052
Collection John P. Wymer photograph collection
Creator (Artist/Photographer/Author) Wymer, John P.
Description John P. Wymer's description: Boys playing on "ruins" in Fort Totten Park. May 31, 1948.

On bottom of page on which photos 275-278 are mounted: "Terra Cotta, D.C.", is a strip of Undeveloped territory lying roughly between Fort Totten Park and Riggs Road NE.
Date 1948/05/31
Provenance From the John P. Wymer Collection, about 4000 images of Washington, D.C. taken from 1948 to 1952. Wymer divided the District into 57 areas and photographed sample blocks, including important buildings. The prints are kept in albums and captioned with location and dates. The finding aid is a map of Washington divided into Wymer's designated areas.
Classification Parks
Boys
Sightseers
Stone posts
Search Terms Fort Totten
Quadrant NE
Early date 1948
Object Name Print, Photographic
Medium Photographic Emulsion
Print size 3.5" x 4.5"
Orig/copy Original