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Ticket to a championship boxing match between Joe Louis and Jim Braddock

Created by:
Arcus Ticket, Co., American  Search this
Subject of:
Joe Louis, American, 1914 - 1981  Search this
Jim Braddock, American, 1905 - 1974  Search this
Joe Foley, American  Search this
Comiskey Park, 1910 - 1990  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 9/16 x 7 1/16 in. (6.5 x 17.9 cm)
Type:
tickets
Place depicted:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
June 22, 1937
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Boxing  Search this
United States--History--1933-1945  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.219.1
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/fd5789d0ef5-0090-451d-9e88-ed00e1b44f3f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.219.1
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Delegate

Published by:
MelPat Associates, American, 1965 - 1986  Search this
Created by:
C. Melvin Patrick, American, died 1985  Search this
National Association of Market Developers, American, founded 1953  Search this
Subject of:
National Association for Equal Opportunity in Higher Education, American, founded 1969  Search this
National Urban Affairs Council, American, founded 1971  Search this
Interracial Council for Business Opportunity, American, founded 1963  Search this
Prince Hall Freemasonry, founded 1784  Search this
Chi Delta Mu Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1913  Search this
Top Ladies of Distinction, Inc., American, founded 1964  Search this
Continental Societies, Inc., American, founded 1956  Search this
Rose Morgan, American, 1912 - 2008  Search this
William Otis Walker, American, 1896 - 1981  Search this
National Newspaper Publishers Association, American, founded 1827  Search this
African Methodist Episcopal Church, American, founded 1816  Search this
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, American, founded 1909  Search this
Lambda Kappa Mu Sorority, Inc., American, founded 1937  Search this
The Links, Incorporated, American, founded 1946  Search this
National Association of Black Accountants, Inc., American, founded 1969  Search this
Carats, Inc., American, founded 1959  Search this
People United to Save Humanity, American, founded 1971  Search this
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, founded 1908  Search this
Chi Eta Phi Sorority, Inc., American, founded 1932  Search this
National United Church Ushers Association of America, Inc., American, founded 1919  Search this
National Pharmaceutical Association, American, founded 1947  Search this
National Medical Association, American, founded 1895  Search this
Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc., founded 1922  Search this
Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, American, founded 1920  Search this
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1906  Search this
Eta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., American, founded 1943  Search this
National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs, Inc., American, founded 1935  Search this
National Urban League, American, founded 1910  Search this
National Association of University Women, American, founded 1910  Search this
Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1911  Search this
Shriners International, American, founded 1870  Search this
Improved Benevolent and Protective Order of the Elks of the World, American, founded 1898  Search this
Iota Phi Lambda Sorority, Inc., American, founded 1929  Search this
Vernon Jordan, American, born 1935  Search this
National Business League, American, founded 1900  Search this
Congressional Black Caucus, American, founded 1971  Search this
Arthur Ashe Jr., American, 1943 - 1993  Search this
National Bankers Association, American, founded 1927  Search this
National Bar Association, American, founded 1925  Search this
369th Veterans Association, American  Search this
Percy Ellis Sutton, American, 1920 - 2009  Search this
Morehouse College, American, founded 1867  Search this
Joe Louis, American, 1914 - 1981  Search this
Clarence D. King, American, 1888 - 1981  Search this
Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, American, founded 1914  Search this
National Black Veterans Association, American, founded 1974  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 10 13/16 × 8 7/16 × 1/2 in. (27.5 × 21.4 × 1.3 cm)
Type:
magazines (periodicals)
Place made:
Harlem, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Martha's Vineyard, Oak Bluffs, Dukes County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1982
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Broadway Theatre  Search this
Business  Search this
Communities  Search this
Film  Search this
Fraternal organizations  Search this
Fraternities  Search this
Government  Search this
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)  Search this
Journalism  Search this
Labor  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Men  Search this
Political organizations  Search this
Politics (Practical)  Search this
Professional organizations  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Sororities  Search this
United States--History--1969-2001  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Anne B. Patrick and the family of Hilda E. Stokely
Object number:
2012.167.16
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd595b77a5e-4524-45a5-90d3-81855fc7528c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.167.16

Joe Louis with wife and others, mid-1950s

Photograph by:
Steve Jackson Jr., 1923 - 1999  Search this
Subject of:
Joe Louis, American, 1914 - 1981  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Jimbo's Bop City, American, 1950 - 1965  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 7 3/8 × 9 7/16 in. (18.8 × 24 cm)
H x W (sheet): 7 7/8 × 9 15/16 in. (20 × 25.3 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Fillmore, San Francisco, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1955
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Bebop (Music)  Search this
Boxing  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Mary E. Jackson, Posthumously and Linda A. Jackson
Object number:
2016.117.6
Restrictions & Rights:
© Linda A. Jackson
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Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd59153c482-847f-49b2-8be9-5066b274f925
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.117.6
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Contract between Count Basie and Richard Wright regarding "King Joe"

Written by:
William Morris Agency, American, 1898 - 2009  Search this
Signed by:
Richard Wright, American, 1908 - 1960  Search this
Count Basie, American, 1904 - 1984  Search this
Subject of:
Joe Louis, American, 1914 - 1981  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 × 8 1/2 in. (27.9 × 21.6 cm)
Type:
contracts
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1941
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Communication  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Paxton and Rachel Baker
Object number:
2014.3.20.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ecbfd22a-a45b-4691-a30c-7d62e738d310
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.3.20.1
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King Joe Part I (Joe Louis Blues) / King Joe Part II (Joe Louis Blues)

Published by:
Okeh Records, American, 1916 - 2000  Search this
Recorded by:
Paul Robeson, American, 1898 - 1976  Search this
Count Basie, American, 1904 - 1984  Search this
Subject of:
Joe Louis, American, 1914 - 1981  Search this
Medium:
vinyl
Dimensions:
Diameter (record): 9 7/8 in. (25.1 cm)
H x W (paper sleeve): 10 × 10 in. (25.4 × 25.4 cm)
Type:
long-playing records
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1941
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Blues (Music)  Search this
Boxing  Search this
Composers (Musicians)  Search this
Conductors (Musicians)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Paxton and Rachel Baker
Object number:
2014.3.20.2ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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Classification:
Media Arts-Audio Recordings
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c3f68b2f-3db6-455b-8497-7b518edf2745
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.3.20.2ab
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Lobby card for The Joe Louis Story

Created by:
United Artists Corporation, founded 1919  Search this
Subject of:
Joe Louis, American, 1914 - 1981  Search this
Coley Wallace, American, 1927 - 2005  Search this
Paul Stewart, American, 1908 - 1986  Search this
James Edwards, American, 1918 - 1970  Search this
Robert Gordon, American, 1913 - 1990  Search this
Dotts Johnson, American, 1913 - 1986  Search this
Hilda Simms, American, 1918 - 1994  Search this
Distributed by:
National Screen Service, American, 1920 - 2000  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 1/16 × 14 1/16 in. (28.1 × 35.7 cm)
Type:
lobby cards
Date:
1953
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Boxing  Search this
Film  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.120.12.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57445a747-e17b-49bd-a4e7-f2ace85d6ba2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.120.12.1
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Advertisement for boxing match between Joe Louis and Max Schmeling

Created by:
Twentieth Century Sporting Club, American, 1933 - 1949  Search this
Subject of:
Joe Louis, American, 1914 - 1981  Search this
Max Schmeling, German, 1905 - 2005  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper , wood , glass , metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D (framed): 7 1/8 × 13 5/16 × 7/8 in. (18.1 × 33.8 × 2.2 cm)
Type:
advertisements
Place depicted:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1938
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Boxing  Search this
International affairs  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.120.12.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
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/fd5af0e213d-e1e3-4db0-b3cb-952722679cde
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.120.12.2
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Photographic print of Joe Louis with unidentified woman

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Joe Louis, American, 1914 - 1981  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Sheet): 4 9/16 × 3 1/2 in. (11.6 × 8.9 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Date:
ca. 1935-1951
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Boxing  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.120.12.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5fe7d16c5-f041-42bb-8f00-848ed17a876e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.120.12.3
Online Media:

Photographic print of Joe Louis shaking hands with unidentified man

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Joe Louis, American, 1914 - 1981  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Sheet): 4 × 5 1/8 in. (10.2 × 13 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Date:
ca. 1951-1965
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Boxing  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.120.12.4
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5306f0bc0-0abf-47cd-b62f-343d59768182
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.120.12.4
Online Media:

Photographic print of Joe Louis shaking hands with unidentified man

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Joe Louis, American, 1914 - 1981  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
New York Cubans, American, 1935 - 1950  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Sheet): 2 9/16 × 3 9/16 in. (6.5 × 9 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Date:
1935-1950
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Baseball  Search this
Boxing  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.120.12.5
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd510611219-0946-49d0-81ed-c9c52740292d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.120.12.5
Online Media:

Gelatin silver print of Joe Louis accepting a championship belt

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Joe Louis, American, 1914 - 1981  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Sheet): 4 1/8 × 5 in. (10.5 × 12.7 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Date:
1934-1951
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Boxing  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.120.12.6
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd572bc7950-dc4c-4855-bc71-97c657fa6044
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.120.12.6
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Photographic print of Joe Louis with an unidentified man and boy

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Joe Louis, American, 1914 - 1981  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 4 × 5 5/8 in. (10.2 × 14.3 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Date:
August 1944
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Boxing  Search this
Children  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.120.12.7
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ae50d675-eeb1-4346-abb7-8b2ab93684ee
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.120.12.7
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Program for the interment services for Joe Louis

Written by:
Ella Kay Mays  Search this
Printed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Joe Louis, American, 1914 - 1981  Search this
Reverend Gene Ewing, American  Search this
Fort Myer Memorial Chapel, American, founded 1861  Search this
Arlington National Cemetery, American, founded 1864  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 9 × 6 3/16 (22.8 × 15.7 × 0.1 cm)
Type:
programs
Place used:
Arlington, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
April 21, 1981
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Boxing  Search this
Funeral customs and rites  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.46.25.5
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Laura Cathrell Show-Down Magazine Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c804c4cd-b2a8-4612-a720-06c9e01d75d7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.46.25.5
Online Media:

Admission ticket for Joe Louis Training Camp, St. Louis, Missouri

Created by:
Pine Street YMCA, American, 1919 - 1955  Search this
Subject of:
Joe Louis, American, 1914 - 1981  Search this
Medium:
ink on wove paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 1/4 x 3 7/8 in. (5.7 x 9.8 cm)
Type:
admission tickets
Place depicted:
Saint Louis, Missouri, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1945
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Boxing  Search this
Recreation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.34.16
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd595a4ef36-23ec-4491-9021-53a5e18f3764
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.34.16
Online Media:

NAACP Civil Rights Convention

Created by:
Joe Schwartz, American, 1913 - 2013  Search this
Subject of:
Benjamin O. Davis Jr., American, 1912 - 2002  Search this
Joe Louis, American, 1914 - 1981  Search this
Thurgood Marshall, American, 1908 - 1993  Search this
Daisy Elizabeth Adams Lampkin, American, 1883 - 1965  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1947
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Joe Schwartz and Family
Object number:
2010.74.96
Restrictions & Rights:
© Joe Schwartz
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Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd53001ffc7-2c04-4b2c-a83a-5fb6424f66d6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.74.96

Photograph of Joe Louis and William Rowe

Created by:
Associated Press, American, founded 1846  Search this
Subject of:
Joe Louis, American, 1914 - 1981  Search this
William Leon Rowe, American, 1915 - 1997  Search this
Medium:
toner on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 1/8 x 10 in. (20.6 x 25.4 cm)
Type:
photomechanical prints
Place depicted:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
June 5, 1961
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Boxing  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Photography  Search this
Politics (Practical)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Elmer J. Whiting, III
Object number:
2011.17.79
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1961 Associated Press. Permission required for use.
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Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd51e23c2b9-2c3b-4cf5-bd2c-db32b46137f9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.17.79
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Boxing gloves worn by Joe Louis

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Joe Louis, American, 1914 - 1981  Search this
Medium:
leather , padding (material) , string (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W x D (left glove [a]): 5 7/8 × 4 3/4 × 12 3/16 in. (15 × 12 × 31 cm)
H x W x D (right glove [b]): 5 11/16 × 3 15/16 × 11 7/16 in. (14.5 × 10 × 29 cm)
Type:
gloves
Date:
1940s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Boxing  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Candice and George Joseph, the Family of Joe Louis
Object number:
2018.16.2ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Sports and Recreational
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/fd56b757c5d-b476-405e-9345-8b785bb9229a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.16.2ab

Boxing headgear worn by Joe Louis

Created by:
Everlast Worldwide, Inc., founded 1910  Search this
Subject of:
Joe Louis, American, 1914 - 1981  Search this
Medium:
leather , padding (material) , metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Flat off form): 4 5/16 × 9 1/4 × 8 11/16 in. (11 × 23.5 × 22 cm)
Type:
headgear
Date:
1934-1951
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Boxing  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Candice and George Joseph, the Family of Joe Louis
Object number:
2018.16.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Sports and Recreational
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd554643322-fd73-4fde-8a5d-a1d8dc3da9f4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.16.3

Spirit of Youth

Title:
16mm motion picture film of Spirit of Youth
Directed by:
Harry L. Fraser, American, 1889 - 1974  Search this
Written by:
Arthur Hoerl, American, 1891 - 1968  Search this
Subject of:
Joe Louis, American, 1914 - 1981  Search this
Edna Mae Harris, American, 1910 - 1997  Search this
Mantan Moreland, American, 1902 - 1973  Search this
Medium:
16mm Film (a): acetate film;
16mm Film (b): acetate film
Dimensions:
Duration: 65 Minutes
Length (Film Reel 1): 1300 Feet
Length (Film Reel 2): 1100 Feet
Type:
motion pictures (information artifacts)
Place filmed:
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Birmingham, Jefferson County, Alabama, United States, North and Central America
Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, United States, North and Central America
New York City, New York County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1938
Topic:
African American  Search this
Boxing  Search this
Families  Search this
Race films  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Randall and Sam Nieman
Object number:
2015.167.19.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Nieman Film Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Film and Video
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5bf4e5135-24a5-455c-9f43-3a89238779e2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.167.19.1ab

Autographed advertisement promoting the biography of Joe Louis

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Joe Louis, American, 1914 - 1981  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 7 5/8 x 5 1/4 in. (19.4 x 13.3 cm)
Type:
advertisements
Date:
1946
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Boxing  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.31.4
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5819913d8-8869-4e38-b920-b465239e2a08
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.31.4

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