The Negro In Sports

Written by
Henderson, Edwin Bancroft, American, 1883 - 1977
Published by
The Associated Publishers, Inc., American, 1921 - 2005
Date
1939
On View
Community/Third Floor, 3 052
Museum MapsObjects in this Location
Exhibition
Sports: Leveling the Playing Field
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W x D: 8 × 6 × 7/8 in. (20.3 × 15.2 × 2.2 cm)
Description
The Negro In Sports by Edwin Bancroft Henderson. This book has a yellow jacket with black type and black photographs of various African American sports athletes. The title centered at the top of the cover reads, [THE NEGRO IN SPORTS / EDWIN BANCROFT HENDERSON]. The book jacket's spine reads, [THE NEGRO / IN SPORTS / HENDERSON / $2.00 / NET / ASSOCIATED / PUBLISHERS]. The back cover of the jacket features several more photographs of various African American athletes. The words [W Falconer / Captain CEC USNR / 1943] are handwritten on the inside of the book.
Place made
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Type
hardcover books
Topic
Athletes
Caricature and cartoons
Sports
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2015.3
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
GUID
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