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Baseball, signed by the 1935 Philadelphia Athletics

Associated institution:
Philadelphia Athletics  Search this
Maker:
Davega Sports  Search this
Physical Description:
cork (overall material)
rubber (overall material)
horsehide (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 in; 7.62 cm
Object Name:
baseball, autographed
autographed baseball
Date made:
1935
Subject:
Baseball  Search this
ID Number:
CL.310547.128
Accession number:
310547
Catalog number:
310547.128
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Culture and the Arts: Sport and Leisure
Autographed Baseballs
Sports & Leisure
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1062873
Additional Online Media:

Reconstruction Finance Corporation Athletics Club, 1938 [cellulose acetate photonegative]

Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Film manufacturer:
Defender  Search this
Subject:
Reconstruction Finance Corporation  Search this
Reconstruction Finance Corporation Athletic Club  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, [8" x 10"]
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1938
1930-1940
Topic:
African American athletes  Search this
African American men  Search this
Portraits, Group  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Local number:
Box 618.04.106
AC0618.004.0001450.tif (scan number)
No Scurlock number
Restrictions & Rights:
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights
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Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_273916

Sports Announcer Glenn Harris talks about DC athletics and Anacostia

Creator:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2009-07-27T16:20:20.000Z
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
See more by:
SmithsonianAnacostia
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianAnacostia
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_Di75lH-CTXQ

Come On You Athletics [sheet music], 1928

Publisher:
Gerrity, Edward M  Search this
Subject:
Athletics (baseball team)  Search this
Physical description:
1 item
Type:
Sheet music
Date:
1928
1920-1930
Topic:
Baseball--Songs and music  Search this
Sports--Songs and music  Search this
Local number:
88-15782 (OIPP Neg. No.)
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright restrictions
See more items in:
Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music 1790-1980s [DeVincent, Sam 1918-1997]
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_249270

Baseball, signed by the 1949 Philadelphia Athletics

Signer:
Mack, Connie  Search this
Frost, Eddie  Search this
Fox, Nellie  Search this
Maker:
Harwood  Search this
Physical Description:
cork (overall material)
wool (overall material)
horsehide (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 in; 7.62 cm
Object Name:
baseball, autographed
autographed baseball
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Natick
Date made:
1949
Subject:
Baseball  Search this
ID Number:
CL.310547.129
Accession number:
310547
Catalog number:
310547.129
See more items in:
Culture and the Arts: Sport and Leisure
Autographed Baseballs
Sports & Leisure
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1062867
Additional Online Media:

Athlete

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
oil on burlap
Dimensions:
37 1/4 x 29 3/4 in. (94.6 x 75.7 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1939-1940
Topic:
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Figure male\knee length  Search this
Occupation\sport\athlete  Search this
Object\furniture\chair  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.1133
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.59.1133

Program for a college football game between Wilberforce and Tuskegee, 1944

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Tuskegee Institute, American, founded 1881  Search this
Wilberforce University, American, founded 1856  Search this
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, founded 1908  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 x 8 1/2 in. (27.9 x 21.6 cm)
Type:
souvenir programs
Place depicted:
Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, United States, North and Central America
Date:
October 20, 1944
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Education  Search this
Football  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.31.5
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Exhibition:
Sports: Leveling the Playing Field
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 052
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.31.5
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Athletic knit goods catalog

Author:
Champion Knitwear Co., Inc  Search this
Type:
Electronic resources
Trade catalogs
Date:
1955
Topic:
Athletics--Equipment and supplies  Search this
Call number:
26217
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_234924

The Hampton Student Vol. XI No. 3

Published by:
Hampton University, American, founded 1868  Search this
Subject of:
The Hampton Student, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 10 x 6 3/4 in. (25.4 x 17.1 cm)
Type:
newspapers
Place depicted:
Hampton, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
April 15, 1921
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
Sports  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.54.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.54.1
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R.F.C. [Reconstruction Finance Corporation Athletics Club first anniversary] Banquet, 1939 [cellulose acetate photonegative]

Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Film manufacturer:
Agfa  Search this
Subject:
Reconstruction Finance Corporation  Search this
Reconstruction Finance Corporation Athletic Club  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, [8" x 10"]
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1939
1930-1940
Topic:
African American athletes  Search this
African American men  Search this
Dinners and dining  Search this
Anniversaries  Search this
Table setting and decoration  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Local number:
Box 618.04.104
AC0618.004.0001434.tif (scan number)
No Scurlock number
Restrictions & Rights:
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights
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Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_273900

Athletics ticket from the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/2 in x 6 in; x 6.35 cm x 15.24 cm
Object Name:
ticket
ticket, summer olympic
ticket, olympics
Date made:
2004
Subject:
Olympics  Search this
Track and Field  Search this
Sports  Search this
Related event:
Olympic Summer Games: Athens, 2004  Search this
Olympic Summer Games: Athens, 1896  Search this
Credit Line:
From Ms. Patricia Mink
ID Number:
2012.3052.40
Nonaccession number:
2012.3052
Catalog number:
2012.3052.40
See more items in:
Culture and the Arts: Sport and Leisure
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1424386

The Athlete--James

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
recto: tempera on paper verso: pencil on paper
Dimensions:
24 1/8 x 18 in. (61.2 x 45.7 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1939-1940
Topic:
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Figure male\bust  Search this
Occupation\sport\athlete  Search this
Literature\character\Santa Claus  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.1125R-V
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.59.1125R-V

The Athlete's Dream

Artist:
Larry Rivers, born New York City 1923-died Southampton, NY 2002  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
82 1/8 x 118 7/8 in. (208.7 x 301.8 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1956
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
State of being\phenomenon\dream  Search this
Occupation\sport\athlete  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc.
Object number:
1966.84.2
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.84.2

Medinah Athletic Club, Chicago

Artist:
Frank Raymond, born Dubuque, IA 1881-died Sacramento, CA 1967  Search this
Medium:
etching
Dimensions:
16 1/2 x 7 in. (41.9 x 17.8 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1929
Topic:
Cityscape\Illinois\Chicago  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\skyscraper  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\Medinah Athletic Club  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.262
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1935.13.262

Spalding's official athletic almanac / compiled by James E. Sullivan

Author:
Sullivan, James Edward 1862-1914  Search this
Physical description:
v. : ill. ; 18 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Topic:
Athletics--Periodicals  Search this
Call number:
GV741 .S734
GV741.S734
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_112563

Program from the first Los Angeles Rams home game

Printed by:
Los Angeles Times, founded 1881  Search this
Illustrated by:
Harry Bonath, American, 1903 - 1976  Search this
Subject of:
Los Angeles Rams, American, 1946 - 1994  Search this
Washington Redskins, American, founded 1932  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper, metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 10 3/4 × 8 × 1/8 in. (27.3 × 20.3 × 0.3 cm)
Type:
souvenir programs
Place depicted:
Los Angeles, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
September 6, 1946
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Football  Search this
Men  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.297.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.297.2
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Carlise Jaycees Project Jim Thorpe: "Memories of Dad" Letters from Jim Thorpe and Patricia Askew to Grace

Collection Creator:
Thorpe, Grace F.  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 22
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1950-1951
Collection Restrictions:
Access to NMAI Archive Center collections is by appointment only, Monday - Friday, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm. Please contact the archives to make an appointment (phone: 301-238-1400, email: nmaiarchives@si.edu).
Collection Rights:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited users to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not changed, the Smithsonian Institution copyright notice (where applicable) is included, and the source of the image is identified as the National Museum of the American Indian.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Grace F. Thorpe Collection, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Grace F. Thorpe Collection
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-085-ref145
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Booklet- This is Carlisle

Collection Publisher:
United States Indian School (Carlisle, Pa.)  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1908
Scope and Contents:
This booklet entitled, "This is Carlisle" was produced and published by the Carlisle Indian School printing press in 1908. It includes photographs, a description of the school activities and history, and lists of students.
Collection Restrictions:
Access to NMAI Archive Center collections is by appointment only, Monday - Friday, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm. Please contact the archives to make an appointment (phone: 301-238-1400, email: nmaiarchives@si.edu).
Collection Rights:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not modified in any way, the Smithsonian Institution copyright notice (where applicable) is included, and the source of the image is identified as the National Museum of the American Indian. For more information please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use and NMAI Archive Center's Digital Image request website.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); George Conner Carlisle Indian School collection, NMAI.AC.250; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
George Conner Carlisle Indian School collection
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-250-ref1
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Athlete Emblem

Medium:
Porcelain (bisque)
Type:
ceramics
Decorative Arts
Box and cover
Object Name:
Box and cover
Made in:
Soviet Union
Date:
1930–40
Credit Line:
The Henry and Ludmilla Shapiro Collection; Partial gift and partial purchase through the Decorative Arts Association Acquisition and Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program Funds
Accession Number:
1989-41-83-a,b
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1989-41-83-a_b

Les Collégiens 1945

Created by:
Harris-Stowe State University, American, founded 1857  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 10 1/2 x 8 in. (26.7 x 20.3 cm)
Type:
yearbooks
Place depicted:
Saint Louis, Missouri, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1945
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.54.9
Restrictions & Rights:
public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.54.9
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