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Sport Illustrated Vol. 7 No. 10

Sport Illustrated Vol. 7 No. 10
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Published by
Sports Illustrated, American, founded 1954
Owned by
Althea Gibson, American, 1927 - 2003
Date
Sept. 2, 1957
Type
magazines (periodicals)
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
11 9/16 × 8 3/8 × 1/8 in. (29.4 × 21.3 × 0.3 cm)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Donald Felder and family
Restrictions & Rights
© Sports Illustrated. Permission required for use.
Object number
2014.205.5
Description
Sport Illustrated Vol. 7 No. 10. The Sept. 2, 1957 issue of the magazine features a color image of Althea Gibson on the cover. She is wearing a dark jacket and a white shirt. She is looking at the camera and smiling. White text at the top of the cover reads “Sports Illustrated.” White text on the left side of the cover reads “ALTHEA / GIBSON / MEETS HER / BIGGEST TEST / AT / FOREST HILLS.” An article about Althea Gibson written by Sarah Palfrey is on page 28 of the magazine.
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Exhibition
Sports: Leveling the Playing Field
On View
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 052