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Hank Thompson, Suitcase Simpson, Larry Doby, Roy Campanella, George Crowe, Monte Irvin, New York Cubans.

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Created by:
Dr. Ernest C. Withers, American, 1922 - 2007  Search this
Subject of:
Hank Thompson, American, 1925 - 1969  Search this
Harry Simpson, American, 1925 - 1979  Search this
Larry Doby, American, 1923 - 2003  Search this
Roy Campanella, American, 1921 - 1993  Search this
George Crowe, American, 1921 - 2011  Search this
Monte Irvin, born 1919  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
New York Cubans, American, 1935 - 1950  Search this
Los Angeles Dodgers, American, founded 1883  Search this
San Francisco Giants, American, founded 1958  Search this
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
H x W x D: 11 x 13 15/16 in. (27.9 x 35.4 cm)
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
This black-and-white photograph depicts the Campanella All Stars baseball team members, who stand along the first base line. Inscription on the front reads, "CAMPANELLA / ALL STARS / 1952 / WITHERS / MEMPHIS ."
African American  Search this
Baseball  Search this
Photography  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Sports  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
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Restrictions & Rights:
© Ernest C. Withers Trust
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National Museum of African American History and Culture