Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: MC 2250
Scope and Content Note The collection consists of black and white photographic prints and 35mm negatives, color slides, original artwork, and other records created or acquired by Charlie Hughes while working for the Cuban-Haitian Task Force at Fort Chaffee, Arkansas. Other materials include a copy of the camp's newsletter, La Vida Nueva, Hughes' press passes, and a handbook for potential sponsors of refugees. Photographs capture daily life and recreation (particularly baseball and...
Dates: 1980-1982, undated
Identifier: MC 2049
Scope and Content Note This collection is comprised of five items: three photographs, measuring approximately 8 x 10 inches, and two broadsides, measuring 11 x 14 inches. The first photograph is of Art Pennington, wearing a Chicago American Giants uniform, posed with two unidentified men, the second photograph is of Pennington sliding into home plate wearing a Havana Lions (Habana Leones) uniform, and the third photograph is of an unidentified boy catching a baseball. The two broadsides are from...
Dates: circa 1940-1980