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[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.

Physical Description

1 p. ; 30 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. April 19, 1942.

Context

This poster is part of the collection entitled: Texas Cultures Online and one other and was provided by Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 101 times , with 5 in the last month . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

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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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Collections

This poster is part of the following collections of related materials.

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 for this collection was provided by the Amon Carter Foundation.

The Mexican American Family and Photo Collection

These images depict families, individuals, business and work experiences, festivals and community events, daily life and individual achievements. Among these are the 1928 Rice Institute graduation photo of Primitivo L. Nino; 1940s photos of the Rusk Settlement House for Mexican-American Immigrants; photos of workers and working conditions; students; educational; and church events.

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Creation Date

  • April 19, 1942

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Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • June 5, 2012, 9:44 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • July 24, 2013, 10:51 a.m.

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Past 30 days: 5
Total Uses: 101

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

[Advertisement of a baseball game between Ellington Field and Southern Select], poster, April 19, 1942; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth221923/: accessed March 28, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.