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Baseball card for Willie Mays

Printed by:
The Topps Company, Inc., American, founded 1938  Search this
Subject of:
Willie Howard Mays Jr., American, born 1931  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 3/4 × 2 5/8 in. (9.5 × 6.7 cm)
Type:
baseball cards
Place depicted:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1952
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Baseball  Search this
Sports  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.120.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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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/fd507e63def-6f4c-421a-ba91-9d834079c1f9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.120.2
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Sport Vol. 29 No. 3

Published by:
Sport Magazine, American, 1946 - 2000  Search this
Subject of:
Althea Gibson, American, 1927 - 2003  Search this
Jackie Robinson, American, 1919 - 1972  Search this
Willie Howard Mays Jr., American, born 1931  Search this
Wilt Chamberlain, American, 1936 - 1999  Search this
San Francisco Giants, American, founded 1958  Search this
Owned by:
Althea Gibson, American, 1927 - 2003  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
10 7/8 × 8 9/16 × 1/8 in. (27.6 × 21.7 × 0.3 cm)
Type:
magazines (periodicals)
Date:
1960
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Baseball  Search this
Basketball  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Sports  Search this
Tennis  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Donald Felder and family
Object number:
2014.205.8
Restrictions & Rights:
© The Sport Gallery. Permission required for use.
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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/fd545f6029e-7a8b-404d-8ec5-a6ea66f4eaf0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.205.8
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San Francisco Giants spring training jersey worn and signed by Willie Mays

Worn by:
Willie Howard Mays Jr., American, born 1931  Search this
Signed by:
Willie Howard Mays Jr., American, born 1931  Search this
Subject of:
Major League Baseball, American, founded 1869  Search this
San Francisco Giants, American, founded 1958  Search this
Medium:
wool blend, plastic, ink, and thread
Dimensions:
H x W x D (On Form): 35 1/2 × 26 × 12 in. (90.2 × 66 × 30.5 cm)
H x W (Flat): 35 × 29 1/2 in. (88.9 × 74.9 cm)
Type:
jerseys
sports uniforms
Place used:
San Francisco, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1959
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Baseball  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:
2016.159.5
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Jock Michael Smith Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd539cce548-3834-4f17-84eb-137c3339adf3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.159.5
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Willie Mays, Philadelphia, 1962

Photograph by:
Walter Iooss Jr., American, born 1943  Search this
Subject of:
Willie Howard Mays Jr., American, born 1931  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
San Francisco Giants, American, founded 1958  Search this
Philadelphia Phillies, American, founded 1883  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
H x W: 3343pixels × 5000pixels
Type:
digital images
digital media - born analog
Place depicted:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1962-1963
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Baseball  Search this
Photography  Search this
Sports  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Walter Iooss
Object number:
2016.164.32
Restrictions & Rights:
© Walter Iooss
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series:
Baseball
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56887c218-edd1-4d21-b87a-a7cf51e2a43e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.164.32
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Delegate

Published by:
MelPat Associates, American, 1965 - 1986  Search this
Created by:
C. Melvin Patrick, American, died 1985  Search this
Subject of:
Allon Schoener, American  Search this
Metropolitan Museum of Art, American, founded 1870  Search this
Thomas Hoving, American, 1931 - 2009  Search this
Candice Van Ellison, American  Search this
Shirley Anita Chisholm, American, 1924 - 2005  Search this
Constance Baker Motley, American, 1921 - 2005  Search this
Percy Ellis Sutton, American, 1920 - 2009  Search this
Willie Howard Mays Jr., American, born 1931  Search this
Muhammad Ali, American, 1942 - 2016  Search this
Adam Clayton Powell Jr., American, 1908 - 1972  Search this
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., American, 1929 - 1968  Search this
Milton Lee Olive III, American, 1946 - 1965  Search this
National Pan-Hellenic Council, American, founded 1930  Search this
Raymond St. Jacques, American, 1930 - 1990  Search this
National Newspaper Publishers Association, American, founded 1827  Search this
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, American, founded 1909  Search this
Freemasonry, American, founded 1730  Search this
National Urban League, American, founded 1910  Search this
Leontyne Price, American, born 1927  Search this
American Bridge Association, American, founded 1932  Search this
National Funeral Directors and Morticians Association, Inc., American, founded 1924  Search this
Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc., founded 1922  Search this
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, American, founded 1913  Search this
New York Giants, American, founded 1925  Search this
Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, American, founded 1914  Search this
National Medical Association, American, founded 1895  Search this
Improved Benevolent and Protective Order of the Elks of the World, American, founded 1898  Search this
National Dental Association, American, founded 1913  Search this
Shriners International, American, founded 1870  Search this
Daughters of Isis, American, founded 1910  Search this
National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs, Inc., American, founded 1935  Search this
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1906  Search this
Diahann Carroll, American, 1935 - 2019  Search this
Lambda Kappa Mu Sorority, Inc., American, founded 1937  Search this
National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs, Inc., American, founded 1935  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 12 × 8 7/8 × 3/16 in. (30.5 × 22.5 × 0.5 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:
1969
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Business  Search this
Communities  Search this
Fraternal organizations  Search this
Fraternities  Search this
Funeral customs and rites  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  Search this
Professional organizations  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Sororities  Search this
U.S. History, 1969-2001  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Women  Search this
Women's organizations  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:
2012.167.4
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/fd57d7409c7-82e8-42a2-99ab-23e8e29fd27f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.167.4

Baseball signed by the 1954 Champion New York Giants Team

Created by:
MacGregor, American  Search this
Subject of:
Willie Howard Mays Jr., American, born 1931  Search this
Medium:
cork , rubber , wool , cotton , leather and thread
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2 3/4 x 3 x 3 in. (7 x 7.6 x 7.6 cm)
Type:
baseballs
Place depicted:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1954
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Baseball  Search this
Sports  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.62.3
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/fd58d12bf56-1a51-4338-8e87-83c2a4614c4e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.62.3
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Jet Vol. XLIV No. 4

Published by:
Johnson Publishing Company, American, founded 1942  Search this
Subject of:
Willie Howard Mays Jr., American, born 1931  Search this
Hank Aaron, American, 1934 - 2021  Search this
Richard Anthony Allen, American, born 1942  Search this
Robert Gibson, American, born 1935  Search this
Billy Leo Williams, American, born 1938  Search this
Chicago White Sox, American, founded 1901  Search this
St. Louis Cardinals, American, founded 1881  Search this
Atlanta Braves, American, founded 1871  Search this
New York Mets, American, founded 1962  Search this
Chicago Cubs, American, founded 1876  Search this
Medium:
paper, ink, metal
Dimensions:
H x W: 7 7/16 × 5 1/8 × 1/8 in. (18.9 × 13 × 0.3 cm)
Type:
magazines (periodicals)
Place printed:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
April 19, 1973
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Baseball  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Sports  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.108.4.1-2
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1973 Johnson Publishing Company, Inc. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd55ba33298-33c8-4eee-b8a9-fb68d03febc3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.108.4.1-2
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Baseball bat used by Willie Mays

Manufactured by:
Adirondack Bats, Inc., American  Search this
Used by:
Willie Howard Mays Jr., American, born 1931  Search this
Medium:
white ash
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 35 × 2 1/2 × 2 1/2 in. (88.9 × 6.4 × 6.4 cm)
Type:
bats
Place made:
Dolgeville, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place used:
Bloomington, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1965
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Baseball  Search this
Sports  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.120.9
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
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/fd593542c27-1619-48c8-9a40-ce2513f6db54
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.120.9
Online Media:

Say Hey Willie Mays Baseball Game

Manufactured by:
Toy Development Company, Inc., 1950 - 1959  Search this
Subject of:
Willie Howard Mays Jr., American, born 1931  Search this
Medium:
.1abc: ink on cardboard;
.2: ink on paper, cardboard;
.3: ink on paper;
.4: ink on paper;
.5.1-3: ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D (.1a (lid)): 1 5/16 × 14 3/8 × 9 13/16 in. (3.3 × 36.5 × 24.9 cm)
H x W x D (.1b (box)): 1 5/16 × 13 7/8 × 9 3/8 in. (3.3 × 35.2 × 23.8 cm)
H x W x D (.1c (insert)): 15/16 × 13 5/8 × 9 1/8 in. (2.4 × 34.6 × 23.2 cm)
H x W x D (.2 open): 3/16 × 13 7/16 × 14 in. (0.5 × 34.1 × 35.6 cm)
H x W x D (.2 closed): 3/8 × 13 7/16 × 7 in. (1 × 34.1 × 17.8 cm)
H x W (.3): 6 5/16 × 5 1/4 in. (16 × 13.3 cm)
H x W (.4): 10 7/16 × 6 in. (26.5 × 15.2 cm)
H x W (.5.1-3 each): 4 3/16 × 6 7/8 in. (10.6 × 17.5 cm)
Type:
boxes (containers)
Date:
1954
Topic:
African American  Search this
Amusements  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Baseball  Search this
Children  Search this
Sports  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.211.4.1-5
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Toys and Games
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/fd508f84a1f-78eb-45d9-80e3-6e5598c2f824
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.211.4.1-5

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