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Souvenirs ➔ Negro League Pennant, Reproduction, Cleveland Buckeyes, Negro Baseball Leagues Archival Collection #113

Identifier:
2002.36.2
Description:
Reproduction pennant for the Cleveland Buckeyes Negro League Baseball Team. Red background with red ties and navy blue edging. Silk screened design in navy blue and white.;This reproduction of an original pennant demonstrates the discrimination against people of color in professional baseball in the 20th century, as well as the fan interest in the Negro Leagues. It will be used in the 'Leagues of Their Own' temporary exhibit.;Silk screened on front, '1945 NEGRO WORLD / CHAMPIONS / LEAGUE PARK / Cleveland / BUCKEYES'.
Date:
2001
Materials:
Cotton Felt
Dimensions:
11.25" h 34" w
Current Location Status:
In Storage
Source:
Museum Purchase
Rights:

Exhibit/Program
Leagues of Their Own (2003)
Makers/Donors
Heritage Apparel

Heritage Apparel