Check receipt for advanced payment to James Baldwin from Nugget Magazine

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Commissioned by
Nugget Magazine, American
Subject of
Baldwin, James, American, 1924 - 1987
Medium
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions
H x W: 3 1/2 x 6 3/8 in. (8.9 x 16.2 cm)
Type
receipts
Date
November 19, 1962
Description
A November 19, 1962 check receipt from James Baldwin's attorneys, Lubell & Lubell, documenting an advance payment in the amount of $500.00 to James Baldwin for a Nugget Magazine article about the Floyd Patterson vs. Sonny Liston fight that took place on September 25, 1962.
Transcription Center Status
Transcribed by digital volunteers
Topic
African American
Athletes
Boxing
Literature
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of The Baldwin Family
Object number
2011.99.48
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
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Classification
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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