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Manufactured by:
Wilson Sporting Goods Co., American, founded 1914  Search this
Subject of:
Harlem Globetrotters, American, founded 1927  Search this
Medium:
cloth , metal
Dimensions:
On form: 25 1/2 × 23 × 10 in. (64.8 × 58.4 × 25.4 cm)
Type:
shirts
sports uniforms
Date:
1960s
Description:
A red and blue Harlem Globetrotters shooting shirt. The front of shirt features a zipper running vertically down from the neck to the top of the chest. The waist and sleeves have elastic featuring blue, yellow, red, and white stripes. Yellow and red type on back of shirt reads: [ORIGINAL / HARLEM / GLOBETROTTERS]. A white tag with red and black type on inside of shirt's collar reads: [Wilson / SPORTS EQUIPMENT / MADE IN U.S.A. / WILSON / SPORTING GOODS CO. / 44].
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Basketball  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Sports  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.120.7
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5d2d718c3-c831-472b-8ee4-0cb48a2c5ae8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.120.7