[Advertisement of a baseball game between Ellington Field and Southern Select]

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Advertisement of a baseball game, Ellington Field vs. Southern Select, to be played at the Cleveland Diamond field, on Sunday April 19, 1942 at 2:30 p.m. The names of the players of each team are shown in the poster. The poster also contains advertisements.

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1 p. ; 30 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. April 19, 1942.

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Description

Advertisement of a baseball game, Ellington Field vs. Southern Select, to be played at the Cleveland Diamond field, on Sunday April 19, 1942 at 2:30 p.m. The names of the players of each team are shown in the poster. The poster also contains advertisements.

Physical Description

1 p. ; 30 cm.

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MSS0282.074 Mr. And Mrs. Lupe Garcia Collection

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Texas Cultures Online

Texas Cultures Online features local history materials from eighteen institutions depicting the diverse cultures of Texas during the 19th and 20th centuries. Funding provided by the Amon Carter Foundation.

The Mexican American Family and Photo Collection

These photographs depict Mexican American families, individuals, business and work experiences, festivals and community events, daily life and individual achievements within the scope of Texas history.

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  • April 19, 1942

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  • June 5, 2012, 9:44 p.m.

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  • July 24, 2013, 10:51 a.m.

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[Advertisement of a baseball game between Ellington Field and Southern Select], poster, April 19, 1942; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth221923/: accessed July 27, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.