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Object Name Poster
Date 1964
Title Boys 11 to 15! Race in the 1964 Soap Box Derby
Description Soap box derby poster. Cardboard with wide bands colored red, white, and blue, with black printing. Inscription reads, "BOYS / 11 to 15! / RACE IN THE 1964 / SOAP BOX DERBY / SIGN UP NOW / AT YOUR SPONSORING / [CHEVROLET] DEALER'S". At the center of the poster is a graphic illustration of two racing derby cars labeled with the years '34 and '64 and the slogan "SOMETHING BIG WORTH DOING". Poster has a folding cardboard easel stand on the back.
(Keywords: Twentieth Century, New York City)
Acquisition Gift of William Dubovsky
Earliest Date 1964
Latest Date 1964
Material Cardboard
Subjects Sports
Lexicon Sub-category Advertising Medium
Catalog Number 04.003.0002
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, October 2014.
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