Playground Construction at Riverview Apartments

Materials in the image’s foreground were used for the construction of a playground in Kingsport’s Riverview neighborhood. At the time this image was taken, Riverview was a segregated community for Kingsport’s African-American residents.

Photographer: McNeer, Thomas Jr.

Date Taken: 1948


ID#: 307-48


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