A Museum Exhibit on the History of Women’s Sportswear

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My friend Sonya, who’s a Ph.D. fashion historian, recently told me about a museum exhibit on the history of women’s sportswear, called Sporting Fashion: Outdoor Girls 1800 to 1960. That web page says the exhibit “is traveling to venues across the United States before debuting in a […]

A Visit to the National Football Museum in Manchester

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[Editor’s Note: Today we have a guest entry from Mark Gillingham, who’s going to tell us about a museum exhibit about soccer kits that he recently checked out. Enjoy. — PL]

By Mark Gillingham

I recently visited the National Football Museum in Manchester, […]

A Beauty of a Review: “Baseball As Art” Exhibit

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I’ve got another great one for you today, this time a review of the recent “Baseball As Art” exhibit that recently took place down in North Carolina, near where Jimmy Parker (“Beauty of a Game”) lives, and which he had the opportunity to check […]

A Virtual Visit to The Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame Museum

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A little over a year ago, I ran a series of articles highlighting the incredible collection of memorabilia and assorted ephemera of reader Bill Hetrick (see here and here). There is *still* a ton of stuff Bill sent me we haven’t seen too. But if you click […]