Photo, Print, Drawing [Front cover of Jackie Robinson comic book]
About this Item
- [Front cover of Jackie Robinson comic book]
- Shows head-and-shoulders portrait of Jackie Robinson in Brooklyn Dodgers baseball cap; inset image shows Jackie Robinson covering a slide at second base.
Created / Published
- - Robinson, Jackie,--1919-1972--Associated objects
- - Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team)--1950-1960
- - Baseball players--1950-1960
- Comic books--1950-1960.
- Halftone photomechanical prints--Color--1950-1960.
- Magazine covers--1950-1960.
- Magazine covers--1950-1960
- Comic books--1950-1960
- Halftone photomechanical prints--Color--1950-1960
- - Illus. in: Jackie Robinson. Greenwich, Conn.: Fawcett Publications, c1951, v. 1, no. 5, front cover.
- 1 photomechanical print : halftone, color.
Call Number/Physical Location
- Comics box 166a [Newspaper & Current Periodical RR]
- Library of Congress Serial and Government Publications Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
- ppmsc 00133 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsc.00133
- cph 3g06144 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3g06144
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-USZC4-6144 (color film copy transparency)
- Copyright not renewed (verified in 1997).
- Restricted: Material extremely fragile; Serial and Government Publications Division.
Additional Metadata Formats
- Robinson as a Dodger: 1947 to 1956 | Baseball, the Color Line, and Jackie Robinson | Articles and Essays | By Popular Demand: Jackie Robinson and Other Baseball Highlights, 1860s-1960s | Digital Collections
- Free to Use and Reuse: Athletes!
- Baseball Americana: When Jackie Met Rickey
- Free to Use and Reuse: Hats | Free to Use and Reuse Sets
- Baseball Across a Changing Nation
- Free to Use and Reuse: Athletes | Free to Use and Reuse Sets
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Front cover of Jackie Robinson comic book. , ca. 1951. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/97519504/.
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(ca. 1951) Front cover of Jackie Robinson comic book. , ca. 1951. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/97519504/.
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Front cover of Jackie Robinson comic book. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/97519504/>.