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Muhammad Ali v. Floyd Patterson boxing ticket

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Distributed by
Inter-Continental Promotions, Inc.
Subject of
Ali, Muhammad, American, 1942 - 2016
Patterson, Floyd, American, 1935 - 2006
Medium
ink on paper
Type
admission tickets
Place used
Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada, United States, North and Central America
Date
1963
Description
A yellow admission ticket for a boxing match between Champion Muhammad Ali and Challenger Floyd Patterson. The ticket is made of yellow paper with red and black ink on it. There are two photo portraits visible next to Ali and Patterson's names. The back of the ticket is blank.
Topic
African American
Athletes
Boxing
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2014.194.2
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