They Were First: African Americans in Sports

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This exhibition pays homage to great leaders of the past such as Fritz Pollard, the first African American to head coach for  an NFL team, Oliver Lewis, the first African American winner of the Kentucky Derby, Vonetta Flowers, the first African American to win a medal in any winter Olympics game and many others.   In visuals and text, the story of African American sports unfolds.  Related exhibit: Breaking the Barriers: The ATA and Black Tennis Pioneers, Main Library, Skylight Gallery, September 28, 2013 - January 5, 2014.

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星期三, 2016年6月29日, 7:00 pm
Excelsior 分館, Excelsior 分館會議室
Black Hollywood Unchained Book and Panel Discussion
星期日, 2016年7月3日, 1:30 pm
Main 總圖書館, Koret 禮堂
Black Brothers Esteem: Then and Now Kick-Off
星期二, 2016年7月12日, 5:00 pm
Main 總圖書館, Skylight 畫廊

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