Poster for a game between the Lima-Ohio Colored All Stars and the White All Star

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Created by
Unidentified
Subject of
Negro League Baseball Players Association, American, founded 1990
Medium
ink on cardboard
Dimensions
H x W: 17 x 25 1/2 in. (43.2 x 64.8 cm)
Type
posters
Place depicted
Ohio, United States, North and Central America
Date
1930s
Description
A white poster with red text. A printed image of African American baseball players is on the top right side of the poster. The text reads: [Baseball / All Star Game Ohio State League / Halloran Park / LIMA-OHIO / COLORED ALL STARS / The Best Colored Players from Toledo, Ft. Wayne, Detroit and Other Leading Cities. / VS. / The Pick of Best Players / From Northwestern Ohio / SEMI-PRO Teams / WHITE ALL STARS / Children 15¢ Adults 40¢ / ANY PLACE IN THE PARK / THE BIG GAME OF THE SEASON / TUES. NITE 8:30 P.M. / UNDER LIGHTS / AUG.22]. The back of the poster is blank.
Topic
African American
Athletes
Baseball
Race relations
Segregation
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2013.135.2
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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