• Collection ID 2004.0070
  • Creator Names Brown, Jim, d. 2010.
  • Title Coach Jim Brown of DuSable High School collection of visual materials [graphic].
  • Dates [ca. 1940-2002]
  • Physical description
    • 2 collages : photograph ; 11 x 14 in.
    • 28 photographic prints : b&w ; 11 x 13 1/2 in. and smaller.
    • 1 videocassette (VHS).
  • Access and usage restrictions In order to view original videos, a research copy must be made.
  • Collection summary Photographs relating to the career of Coach Jim Brown, who coached football, baseball, and basketball teams and taught at DuSable High School (Chicago, Ill.) in the 1950s and 1960s. Images include his George Williams College Graduating Class of 1949; Jim Brown playing baseball for the Great Lakes Naval Training Center and playing basketball for Southern University; DuSable sports teams with Jim Brown; athletic events, including the 1954 Illinois state basketball tournament; and Jim Brown accepting a plaque for his induction into the Sports Hall of Fame. Video is "The Uncrowned Champions, 1954 DuSable Panthers," created by the NCAA Hall of Champions (2002) with the NCAA exhibition on the team.
  • Acquisition information Gift of Jim Brown (2004.0070).
  • Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
    • Videotape copyright NCAA Hall of Champions 2002.
    • Credit photographer.
  • Location of Other Archival Materials Note Related materials at Chicago History Museum, Research Center, include the Jim Brown papers. Chicago History Museum artifacts collection holds related items.
  • Names
    • Brown, Jim, d. 2010 Portraits.
    • DuSable High School Basketball.
    • DuSable High School Baseball.
    • DuSable High School Football.
    • DuSable High School Panthers (Basketball team)
    • George Williams College (Downers Grove, Ill.) Students.
    • Southern University Basketball.
    • DuSable High School
  • Subjects
    • African American basketball coaches Illinois Chicago.
    • Basketball teams Illinois Chicago. lctgm
    • African American basketball players Illinois Chicago.
    • Basketball players Illinois Chicago. lctgm
    • Award presentations.
  • Geographic coverage Chicago (Ill.) Social life and customs 20th century.
  • Genre
    • Videocassettes. aat
    • Photographic prints. gmgpc
    • Collages. gmgpc
  • Geographic name United States Illinois Cook County Chicago.