This 120 mm film negative was taken by David DeHarport in Bennett, Colorado on June 6, 1996. The negative depicts benches and playground equipment at the edge of a sandy playground. at the Bennett Community Park. A chain link fence, trees, a dirt path and a railroad track are visible in the background.
David DeHarport (1921-2001) was a photographer, archaeologist, and anthropologist. Between 1937-2000, DeHarport photographed the southwestern United States, specifically focusing on Colorado and the Four Corners region. Much of his work focused on abandoned agricultural and mining towns in Colorado, as well as landscapes of the state's eastern plains. This photograph is part of the David DeHarport collection