Girl and Guide Snow Skiing

Print, Photographic

Accession Number: 2019.26.191

Description: Color print; young girl in dark snow pants and light blue jacket, wearing a cream knit ski cap, holds onto a red pole; her knees are bent inward and her skis are also pointed slightly inward; her eyes are closed; an orange bib around her neck has large printed letters, "BLIND"; the pole is also held by an adult male skier, wearing a blue and red snow suit, a baseball cap and sunglasses; his legs are splayed outward, and his skis are also pointed inward; an orange bib on his chest reads "GUIDE"; there are other skiers around the pair, and a tree-lined, snow-covered ski slope fills the background, along with a ski lift.

Date: ca. 1987

History/Provenance: From the collection of O&M pioneer Berdell "Pete" Wurzburger.

Credit Line: Gift of Mike Meteyer, 2019.26.

Subjects: Orientation and mobility