Frederick Foston playing chess in a dorm room, Rice University
Rice University electrical engineering student, Frederick Foston (right) playing chess on the floor with another student in a dorm room. On the left-hand side of the image a record player is shown, with a number of LP sleeves resting against the cabinet. A bookshelf can be seen on the back wall, along with decorative netting, a poster, and a mattress on the floor, on which Foston is resting his arm. Hand-written at the bottom of the picture is ‘55%, 18A, 09-198-189’. Original resource is a black and white photograph.
Frederick Foston earned a BA in Electrical Engineering. He was part of the fifth graduating class of Black undergraduates at Rice.
Citable link to this pagehttp://hdl.handle.net/1911/81402
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