Program from the first Los Angeles Rams home game

Printed by
Los Angeles Times, founded 1881
Illustrated by
Bonath, Harry, American, 1903 - 1976
Subject of
Los Angeles Rams, American, 1946 - 1994
Washington Redskins, American, founded 1932
Date
September 6, 1946
Medium
ink on paper, metal
Dimensions
H x W x D: 10 3/4 × 8 × 1/8 in. (27.3 × 20.3 × 0.3 cm)
Description
Game program for football match between the Los Angeles Rams and the Washington Redskins. Front cover of program features a color illustration of a man in a football uniform carrying a football. Man is wearing an orange jersey with the number "32". Black type on front cover of program reads, "LOS ANGELES TIMES / SECOND ANNUAL ALL-CHARITY / FOOTBALL GAME / LOS ANGELES / RAMS / VS. / WASHINGTON / REDSKINS / COLISEUM / FRIDAY / NIGHT / Sept. 6th / Souvenir Program / Selling Price - - - - ..244 / Sales Tax - - - - - .006 / Total Price - - .25."
Transcription Center Status
Transcription Available
Place depicted
Los Angeles, California, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Type
souvenir programs
Topic
Athletes
Football
Men
Segregation
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2014.297.2
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5db02be87-571c-408e-978a-f2b6e81f1be1