Black Sports Magazine, Vol. 1, No. 1

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Description
Black Sports Magazine, Vol. 1 No. 1. Black Sports magazine featuring front cover images of Oscar Robertson and Lew Alcindor (Kareem Abdul-Jabbar) in Milwaukee Bucks jerseys. Images set against a white background. Along the left side of the cover is text in red and black ink reading "Oscar and Lew / NBA's Winning Buck$ / Matt Snell's / Recovery Toss-up / Mississippi Sports / Revolution / Willye White's / Fifth Team / NFL's Buddy Young / Rappin' with John Carlos & Willie Davis / SPECIAL: Johnny Sample's Confessions of a Dirty Ballplayer / EXCLUSIVE: Ron Johnson's Own Story." The magazine is 64 pages and includes numerous photographs and illustrations.
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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
April 1971
Object number
2015.113
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Published by
Black Sports Magazine, American, 1971 - 1977
Edited by
Bryant Gumbel, American, born 1948
Subject of
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, American, born 1947
Oscar Robertson, American, born 1938
Milwaukee Bucks, American, founded 1968
Topic
African American
Athletes
Basketball
Mass media
Place printed
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States, North and Central America
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W x D: 10 3/4 × 8 7/16 × 3/16 in. (27.3 × 21.4 × 0.5 cm)
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Restrictions & Rights
© Black Sports Magazine. Permission required for use.
Type
magazines (periodicals)