[Advertisement of a baseball game between Prison All Stars and Southern Select]

Description:

Advertisement for a baseball game between the Prison All stars (a team selected from the best players of the Texas Prison system) and Southern Select (All Mexican team of Houston) at the Prison Stadium in Huntsville, Texas on Sunday, August 9, 1942. Entertainment by Prison Military Band. The game starts at 2:00 p.m. General admission is 25 cents (federal tax included). At head of poster, "Double-Header".

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Walker County - Huntsville
Creation Date: August 9, 1942
Partner(s):
Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
Collection(s):
Texas Cultures Online
The Mexican American Family and Photo Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 18
Past 30 days: 3
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: August 9, 1942
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Walker County - Huntsville
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Description:

Advertisement for a baseball game between the Prison All stars (a team selected from the best players of the Texas Prison system) and Southern Select (All Mexican team of Houston) at the Prison Stadium in Huntsville, Texas on Sunday, August 9, 1942. Entertainment by Prison Military Band. The game starts at 2:00 p.m. General admission is 25 cents (federal tax included). At head of poster, "Double-Header".

Note:

MSS0282.074 Mr. And Mrs. Lupe Garcia Collection

Physical Description:

1 p. ; 35 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): games | Prison All Stars (Baseball team) | Southern Select Beer Company Club (Baseball team)
Partner:
Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
Collection:
Texas Cultures Online
Collection:
The Mexican American Family and Photo Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: HPLM_MSS282-b5-f06-08
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth221924
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Text