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They Were First: African Americans in Sports

9/28/13 - 1/05/2014

Biblioteca Central

Galería Skylight - 6ª Planta

100 Larkin St.

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.

Exposiciones Actuales

Black Brothers Esteem: Then and Now
Hasta Jueves 25 de Agosto de 2016
Biblioteca Central, Centro Africano Americano