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Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Martín Dihigo, Cuban, 1906 - 1971  Search this
Medium:
paper, ink
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 5/8 × 1 15/16 in. (6.7 × 4.9 cm)
Type:
portraits
baseball cards
Date:
ca. 1945
Description:
Black and white baseball card of Martin Dihigo of the baseball team Caramelo. The front of the card features Dihigo wearing a baseball jersey top and cap. In the lower left corner is a small circle with a number centered within [65]. On the reverse is black text in Spanish: [65-Martin Dihigo. Pit-/cher e Infielder. Jugò el pa-/sado año con el club Ha-/bana./OBSEQUIO DEL/Caramelo/DEPORTIVO/Fabricado y Distribuído/Por/FELICES/A. Seco, 270. Telf U-2233]. The card is enclosed in a plastic bag within a hard plastic rectangular shell.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Baseball  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.183.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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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
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd58b23d566-b719-4f70-ad61-877b81f41dc9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.183.2