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Tie with football illustrations worn by Eddie Robinson

Catalog Data

Manufactured by:
Addiction Co.  Search this
Owned by:
Edward Gay Robinson Sr., American, 1919 - 2007  Search this
Subject of:
Grambling State University, American, founded 1901  Search this
Medium:
silk (textile)
Dimensions:
H x W (laid flat): 59 × 3 3/4 in. (149.9 × 9.5 cm)
Type:
neckties
Place used:
Grambling, Lincoln Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1919-2007
Description:
This is a tie with football illustrations worn by Eddie Robinson. The back of three individuals are shown at the bottom point of the tie, below a group of illustrations of football paraphernalia in bright colors against a black field.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Football  Search this
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)  Search this
Men  Search this
Sports  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Eddie Robinson Family
Object number:
2015.224.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5130bfd38-0775-4068-8748-c41083081697
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.224.3