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Charles A. Harris Oral History Interview

Created by:
National Museum of African American History and Culture, American, founded 2003  Search this
Recorded by:
Patrick Telepictures, Inc., American  Search this
Interview of:
Charles A. Harris, American, 1927 - 2016  Search this
Interviewed by:
Deborah Tulani Salahu-Din, American  Search this
Subject of:
Charles "Teenie" Harris, American, 1908 - 1998  Search this
Flash Newspicture Magazine, American, founded 1937  Search this
Pittsburgh Courier, American, 1907 - 1965  Search this
Negro League Baseball Players Association, American, founded 1990  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
Duration (2016.129.11.1a): 59.6 minutes
Duration (2016.129.11.2a): 59.8 minutes
Type:
video recordings
oral histories
digital media - born digital
Place collected:
Silver Spring, Montgomery County, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
August 2, 2016
Topic:
African American  Search this
Baseball  Search this
Basketball  Search this
Communities  Search this
Families  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Museums  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2016.129.11.1a-2a
Restrictions & Rights:
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Collection Donor Oral History Project
Classification:
Media Arts-Film and Video
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.129.11.1a-2a

Hank Aaron

Artist:
Ross R. Rossin, born 1964  Search this
Sitter:
Henry "Hank" Aaron, born 5 Feb 1934  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 121.9 × 121.9cm (48 × 48")
Frame: 129.9 × 129.9 × 7cm (51 1/8 × 51 1/8 × 2 3/4")
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\Georgia\Fulton\Atlanta
Date:
2010
Topic:
Indeterminable  Search this
Painting  Search this
Henry "Hank" Aaron: Male  Search this
Henry "Hank" Aaron: Sports and Recreation\Athlete\Baseball  Search this
Henry "Hank" Aaron: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Delta Airlines, Inc.; 2015 Portrait of a Nation Prize Recipient
Object number:
NPG.2012.98
Restrictions & Rights:
© 2010 Ross R. Rossin
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2012.98

East meets Black : Asian and black masculinities in the post-civil rights era / Chong Chon-Smith

Author:
Chon-Smith, Chong http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n2015000495 http://viaf.org/viaf/313287623  Search this
Physical description:
x, 190 pages ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Place:
United States
Date:
2015
20th century
Topic:
African Americans--Relations with Asian Americans  Search this
Asian Americans--Ethnic identity  Search this
African American men in popular culture  Search this
Asian American men in popular culture  Search this
Masculinity--Social aspects  Search this
American literature--Minority authors--History and criticism  Search this
Race relations  Search this
History  Search this
Ethnic relations  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1110628

Rickey & Robinson : the true, untold story of the integration of baseball / Roger Kahn

Title:
Rickey and Robinson
Author:
Kahn, Roger  Search this
Subject:
Rickey, Branch 1881-1965  Search this
Robinson, Jackie 1919-1972  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 292 pages ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Biographies
History
Place:
United States
Date:
2014
20th century
Topic:
Baseball team owners  Search this
African American baseball players  Search this
Baseball players  Search this
Baseball--History  Search this
Discrimination in sports  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1104587

The world's fastest man : the extraordinary life of cyclist Major Taylor, America's first Black sports hero / Michael Kranish

Author:
Kranish, Michael  Search this
Subject:
Taylor, Major 1878-1932  Search this
Physical description:
x, 365 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Biographies
Place:
United States
Date:
2019
Topic:
Cyclists  Search this
African American cyclists  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1104950

Cigarettes, inc. : an intimate history of corporate imperialism / Nan Enstad

Author:
Enstad, Nan  Search this
Subject:
British American Tobacco Company History  Search this
British-American Tobacco Co. (China) History  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 333 pages ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
United States
China
Date:
2018
Topic:
Cigarette industry--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1106649

David Levinthal: Toying with the Past?

Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Tue, 04 Jun 2019 12:40:16 -0400
Topic:
Art  Search this
See more posts:
Eye Level Blog
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_aa5331f9d32275e773a7b2bf1d074df3

The big fella : Babe Ruth and the world he created / Jane Leavy

Author:
Leavy, Jane  Search this
Subject:
Ruth, Babe 1895-1948  Search this
Physical description:
xxx, 620 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Biographies
Place:
United States
Date:
2018
Topic:
Baseball players  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1107637

Correspondence

Collection Creator:
Bush, Martin H.  Search this
Extent:
0.8 Linear feet (Box 1)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1984-2012
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence reflects Bush's activities as an independent consultant. Files also contain curriculum vitae, printed material, brochures, clippings, and appraisal of artwork. Correspondents include colleagues at Wichita State University, museum directors, curators, collectors, and friends. Letters between Bush and his friends discuss baseball, particularly Bush's interest in early twentieth century baseball players. Of interest, is correspondence between Martin H. Bush and Lois More Overbeck, co-editor of The Letters of Samuel Beckett; Overbeck was seeking permission to reprint the letters between Bush and Samuel Beckett. Also included are letters from Bush's wife, Jennie.
Arrangement:
Correspondence is arranged in alphabetical order. Names with five or more letters are filed alphabetically by person or corporate name.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original material requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Martin H. Bush papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Martin H. Bush papers, 1948-2012, bulk 1970-2008. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.bushmart, Series 2
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Martin H. Bush papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-bushmart-ref12

Japanese American baseball in California : a history / Kerry Yo Nakagawa ; foreword by Tom Seaver ; preface by Noriyuki "Pat" Morita

Author:
Nakagawa, Kerry Yo 1954-  Search this
Physical description:
224 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
California
Date:
2014
Topic:
Baseball--History  Search this
Japanese American baseball players--History  Search this
Japanese Americans--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1098460

Milwaukee Museum Features More Than 6,500 Collectible Bobbleheads (and Counting)

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Thu, 07 Feb 2019 21:13:58 +0000
Topic:
Custom RSS  Search this
See more posts:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_778a300540952fda28ae16d5411a9739

Baseball in December: Leopoldo Martinez and the 1947 Amateur World Series

Creator:
National Museum of American History  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 19:20:57 +0000
Topic:
American History  Search this
See more posts:
Blog Feed
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_ce3a72d53cb6f933769f0368826a2f8a

Latino stars in major league baseball : from Bobby Abreu to Carlos Zambrano / Jonathan Weeks

Author:
Weeks, Jonathan.  Search this
Physical description:
xv, 283 pages ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
History
Biographies
Place:
Latin America
Date:
2017
Topic:
Hispanic American baseball players  Search this
Baseball players  Search this
Hispanic American baseball players--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1096773

The Washington Senators couldn’t win—but excelled at scouting Latino talent

Creator:
National Museum of American History  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Thu, 11 Oct 2018 15:42:21 +0000
Topic:
American History  Search this
See more posts:
Blog Feed
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_b09a2358ee7515114f062bb622f5fec9

The Cloudbuster Nine : the untold story of Ted Williams and the baseball team that helped win World War II / Anne R. Keene ; foreword by Claudia Williams

Author:
Keene, Anne R.  Search this
Writer of foreword:
Williams, Claudia 1971-  Search this
Subject:
Williams, Ted 1918-2002  Search this
Keene, Anne R Family  Search this
United States Navy Pre-Flight School (Chapel Hill, N.C.)  Search this
Cloudbusters (Baseball team)  Search this
Physical description:
xx, 340 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
2018
Topic:
Baseball players  Search this
World War, 1939-1945--Veterans  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1092519

Play Ball!

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Thu, 12 Jul 2018 20:30:17 +0000
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_1023991ba8f9901dc396de992de724f3

The All-Star Game returns to the nation's capital for the fifth time

Creator:
National Museum of American History  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Wed, 11 Jul 2018 13:19:20 +0000
Topic:
American History  Search this
See more posts:
Blog Feed
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_28b18e0e8d4f658051d4de9b4891437c

Baseball Legend Cal Ripken Jr. Takes Home Another Award, This Time From the Smithsonian

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Conversations and talks
Blog posts
Published Date:
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 16:13:59 +0000
Topic:
Custom RSS  Search this
See more posts:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_c2c16e8eae6f465029b1015e1c0004bf

How Baseball Has Strengthened the Relationship Between the United States and Japan

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Thu, 29 Mar 2018 19:58:44 +0000
Topic:
Custom RSS  Search this
See more posts:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_f2be9604c0a28d222faf966fc3540fd1

Helen West Heller: artist, poet, activist

Creator:
National Museum of American History  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Wed, 14 Mar 2018 21:19:28 +0000
Topic:
American History  Search this
See more posts:
Blog Feed
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_4bf5cb4277eaa4880b2c2ae3ee9c0ea1

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