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Printed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Joe Frazier, American, 1944 - 2011  Search this
Tony Doyle, American, born 1944  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper, metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 11 1/16 × 8 1/2 × 1/8 in. (28.1 × 21.6 × 0.3 cm)
Type:
souvenirs
programs
Place depicted:
Spectrum Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1967
Description:
A fifteen page program for the October 17, 1967 boxing match between Tony Doyle and Joe Frazier at the Spectrum in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The cover features an illustration of an African American boxer punching a white boxer. A black and white photograph of Frazier and Doyle also appears on program cover in the lower right corner. Black type on cover's front reads: [FRAZIER VS. DOYLE / Tuesday, October 17, 1967 / Spectrum 25¢]. The Interior features several articles including: one on the Spectrum (Hal Freeman Spectrum President, Home of Big-Time Boxing); one on Doyle; and one on Frazier.
Transcription Center Status:
Transcribed by digital volunteers
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Boxing  Search this
Sports  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.89.7.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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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
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56fe290bf-5d8a-4638-bf07-395a1e5ad655
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.89.7.1