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Autograph sheet from Negro League Baseball Players Association Reunion

Created by:
Negro League Baseball Players Association, American, founded 1990  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 17 x 11 in. (43.2 x 27.9 cm)
Type:
autographs
Place made:
Baltimore, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Date:
October 13, 1990
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Baseball  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Paxton and Rachel Baker
Object number:
2012.172.21.5
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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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_2012.172.21.5

Hilldales baseball players

Collection Creator:
Davis, Norman  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (photographic print , b&w, 3 1/2 x 5 in.)
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Baltimore (Md.)
Date:
1939 July 2
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
This photograph of Hilldales baseball players (Dudley, Berry, Smith, and Williams) was probably taken before a game in Baltimore, Maryland, on July 2, 1939.
Collection Restrictions:
The Norman Davis photograph collection is the physical property of the Anacostia Community Museum. Literary and copyright belong to the author/creator or their legal heirs and assigns. For further information, and to obtain permission to publish or reproduce, contact the Museum Archives.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from Anacostia Community Museum Archives must be obtained in advance. For information on photo services and research appointments, please contact the archivist: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Topic:
African American baseball players  Search this
Baseball -- 1930-1940 -- Washington (D.C.).  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
Normam Davis photograph collection, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Norman B. Davis
Identifier:
ACMA.06-070, Item ACMA 2011.7006.38
See more items in:
Norman Davis Photograph Collection
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-070-ref554

42c Baseball Players single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 4341
Medium:
paper; ink / photogravure
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 5/8 x 1 in. (4.13 x 2.54 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
July 16, 2008
Topic:
Sports  Search this
Credit line:
Copyright United States Postal Service. All rights reserved.
Object number:
2009.2001.24
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2009.2001.24

Photograph of two baseball players

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
platinum and/or palladium on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 3/16 x 2 1/16 in. (8.1 x 5.2 cm)
Type:
platinum prints
portraits
Place depicted:
Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1930
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Baseball  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Robert and Brenda Strong
Object number:
2011.42.15
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.42.15
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Photograph of two baseball players

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
platinum and/or palladium on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 5 x 3 7/16 in. (12.7 x 8.7 cm)
Type:
platinum prints
portraits
Date:
ca. 1930
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Baseball  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Robert and Brenda Strong
Object number:
2011.42.10
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.42.10
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Design for Gymnasium, Baseball players

Designer:
William Hunt Diederich, American, b. Hungary, 1884–1953  Search this
Medium:
Graphite on tracing paper
Type:
figures
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
after 1934
Credit Line:
Gift of Diana Diederich Blake
Accession Number:
1992-92-63
Restrictions & Rights:
© Diana Diederich Blake
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1992-92-63
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Anacostia Aztecs baseball players, Alexandria, Virginia

Collection Creator:
Davis, Norman  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (photographic print , albumen, 3 1/2 x 5 in.)
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Place:
Alexandria (Va.)
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
1939 August 20
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
This photograph of Anacostia Aztecs baseball players (Berry, Dudley, Davis, Hicks, Dodson) was probably taken before a game in Alexandria, Virginia, on August 20, 1939.
Collection Restrictions:
The Norman Davis photograph collection is the physical property of the Anacostia Community Museum. Literary and copyright belong to the author/creator or their legal heirs and assigns. For further information, and to obtain permission to publish or reproduce, contact the Museum Archives.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from Anacostia Community Museum Archives must be obtained in advance. For information on photo services and research appointments, please contact the archivist: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Topic:
African American baseball players  Search this
Baseball -- 1930-1940 -- Washington (D.C.).  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
Normam Davis photograph collection, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Norman B. Davis
Identifier:
ACMA.06-070, Item ACMA 2011.7006.30
See more items in:
Norman Davis Photograph Collection
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-070-ref544

Anacostia ACs baseball players posing with bats

Collection Creator:
Davis, Norman  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (photographic print , albumen, 3 3/4 x 2 3/4 in.)
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
circa 1930
Collection Restrictions:
The Norman Davis photograph collection is the physical property of the Anacostia Community Museum. Literary and copyright belong to the author/creator or their legal heirs and assigns. For further information, and to obtain permission to publish or reproduce, contact the Museum Archives.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from Anacostia Community Museum Archives must be obtained in advance. For information on photo services and research appointments, please contact the archivist: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Topic:
African American baseball players  Search this
Baseball -- 1930-1940 -- Washington (D.C.).  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
Normam Davis photograph collection, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Norman B. Davis
Identifier:
ACMA.06-070, Item ACMA 2011.7006.29
See more items in:
Norman Davis Photograph Collection
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-070-ref545

(Untitled) (Perspective Study Of Baseball Players)

Artist:
Thomas Eakins, American, b. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1844–1916  Search this
Medium:
Pencil on paper
Dimensions:
13 15/16 X 17 1/16 IN. (35.3 X 43.3 CM.)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
(c. 1875)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.1546
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.1546

Anacostia baseball players Eddie Berry, Eddie Brooks, [Art] Bevelry

Collection Creator:
Davis, Norman  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (photographic print , albumen, 2 3/4 x 4 1/2 in.)
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Richmond (Va.)
Date:
1936 July 4
Collection Restrictions:
The Norman Davis photograph collection is the physical property of the Anacostia Community Museum. Literary and copyright belong to the author/creator or their legal heirs and assigns. For further information, and to obtain permission to publish or reproduce, contact the Museum Archives.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from Anacostia Community Museum Archives must be obtained in advance. For information on photo services and research appointments, please contact the archivist: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Topic:
African American baseball players  Search this
Baseball -- 1930-1940 -- Washington (D.C.).  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
Normam Davis photograph collection, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Norman B. Davis
Identifier:
ACMA.06-070, Item ACMA 2011.7006.31
See more items in:
Norman Davis Photograph Collection
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-070-ref546

Anacostia Aztecs baseball players (Johnson, Berry) sitting in dugout

Collection Creator:
Davis, Norman  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (photographic print , albumen, 3 1/2 x 5 in.)
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
circa 1940
Collection Restrictions:
The Norman Davis photograph collection is the physical property of the Anacostia Community Museum. Literary and copyright belong to the author/creator or their legal heirs and assigns. For further information, and to obtain permission to publish or reproduce, contact the Museum Archives.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from Anacostia Community Museum Archives must be obtained in advance. For information on photo services and research appointments, please contact the archivist: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Topic:
African American baseball players  Search this
Baseball -- 1930-1940 -- Washington (D.C.).  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
Normam Davis photograph collection, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Norman B. Davis
Identifier:
ACMA.06-070, Item ACMA 2011.7006.39
See more items in:
Norman Davis Photograph Collection
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-070-ref551

Anacostia Aztecs baseball players (Berry, Clark, Smith, Stewart)

Collection Creator:
Davis, Norman  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (photographic print , albumen, 3 1/2 x 5 in.)
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
1940 May 15
Collection Restrictions:
The Norman Davis photograph collection is the physical property of the Anacostia Community Museum. Literary and copyright belong to the author/creator or their legal heirs and assigns. For further information, and to obtain permission to publish or reproduce, contact the Museum Archives.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from Anacostia Community Museum Archives must be obtained in advance. For information on photo services and research appointments, please contact the archivist: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Topic:
African American baseball players  Search this
Baseball -- 1930-1940 -- Washington (D.C.).  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
Normam Davis photograph collection, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Norman B. Davis
Identifier:
ACMA.06-070, Item ACMA 2011.7006.32
See more items in:
Norman Davis Photograph Collection
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-070-ref552

Anacostia Aztecs baseball players (Berry, Johnson, Scott) sitting in dugout

Collection Creator:
Davis, Norman  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (photographic print , albumen, 3 1/2 x 5 in.)
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
circa 1940-1949
Collection Restrictions:
The Norman Davis photograph collection is the physical property of the Anacostia Community Museum. Literary and copyright belong to the author/creator or their legal heirs and assigns. For further information, and to obtain permission to publish or reproduce, contact the Museum Archives.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from Anacostia Community Museum Archives must be obtained in advance. For information on photo services and research appointments, please contact the archivist: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Topic:
African American baseball players  Search this
Baseball  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
Normam Davis photograph collection, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Norman B. Davis
Identifier:
ACMA.06-070, Item ACMA 2011.7006.33
See more items in:
Norman Davis Photograph Collection
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-070-ref553

[Baseball player; from contact sheet of the Philadelphia Stars. Photoprint.]

Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Subject:
Philadelphia Stars (baseball team)  Search this
Stars (Philadelphia baseball team)  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on paper
1 item
Culture:
African Americans 1930-1940  Search this
African Americans Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1930
1940
1930-1940
Topic:
Baseball  Search this
Negro leagues  Search this
African American baseball players  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Local number:
AC0618.001.0000005.tif (AC Scan No.)
Restrictions & Rights:
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment. Use cotton gloves for handling, unless print is protected by a plastic enclosure
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights
See more items in:
Black-and-white photoprints (Series 1), Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_262125

Baseball Player

Medium:
Silver-plated metal
Type:
containers
Decorative Arts
Matchsafe
Object Name:
Matchsafe
Manufactured in:
USA
Date:
ca. 1890
Credit Line:
Gift of Stephen W. Brener and Carol B. Brener
Accession Number:
1978-146-450
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_1978-146-450

Phyllis Diller’s Gag File

Manufacturer:
Art Steel Company, Inc.  Search this
Maker:
Diller, Phyllis  Search this
Art Steel Company, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
adhesive (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 48 in x 40 in x 17 1/4 in; 121.92 cm x 101.6 cm x 43.815 cm
Object Name:
file
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Date made:
ca 1962 - 1994
Subject:
Humor  Search this
Comedians  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Phyllis Diller
ID Number:
2003.0289.01.01
Accession number:
2003.0289
Catalog number:
2003.0289.01.01
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Phyllis Diller
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1218385
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Baseball Player

Physical Description:
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 cm x 4 cm x 2.5 cm; 4 3/4 in x 1 9/16 in x in
overall: 4 1/2 in x 1 1/2 in x 1 1/8 in; 11.43 cm x 3.81 cm x 2.8575 cm
Object Name:
Toy
Place made:
Japan
Date made:
after 1948
ID Number:
2006.0098.0916
Accession number:
2006.0098
Catalog number:
2006.0098.0916
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1329665
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[Baseball player; from a contact sheet of New York Cubans. Black-and-white photoprint.]

Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Subject:
New York Cubans (baseball team)  Search this
Cubans (New York baseball team)  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on paper
1 item
Culture:
African Americans 1930-1940  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1930
1940
1930-1940
Topic:
Baseball  Search this
Negro leagues  Search this
African American baseball players  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Local number:
AC0618.001.0000004.tif (AC Scan)
Restrictions & Rights:
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment. Use cotton gloves for handling, unless print is protected by a plastic enclosure
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights
See more items in:
Black-and-white photoprints (Series 1), Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_262124

Baseball Player

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Object Name:
tintype
ID Number:
PG.75.23.27
Accession number:
317965
Catalog number:
75.23.27
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photo History Collection
Tintype Collection
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1323737

Which of These Baseball Players Should the Portrait Gallery Put on Display?

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Mon, 13 Jul 2015 13:00:00 +0000
Topic:
Search this
See more post:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_81268a43b6953bfead1412e6c3e3cf73

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