Althea Gibson
15.5 in HIGH x 11.5 in WIDE
(39.37 cm HIGH x 29.21 cm WIDE)
All Of Us Or None Archive. Gift of the Rossman Family.

"20th Century Black Personalities / copyright (c) 1976 by The Instructor Publications, Inc., / Dansville, N.Y. 14437. all rights reserved. printed in U.S.A." printed in black at the bottom left corner on recto and verso. "Ebony Magazine" printed in black at the top right corner of the text box on recto and verso. Verso text and photo inverted.

Poster has a color background photo of an African American female in a white turtleneck and jacket. At the bottom of the poster is a white text box with rounded corners - blue text at the top reads "Althea Gibson" followed by "first Black woman in world tennis" in pink and two columns of black text about Gibson. Verso of poster has the same layout with a color photo of Stevie Wonder on the background and his name in the text box in blue with "popular musician" in pink with the two columns of black text below. Verso text and image inverted. Poster is laminated.
Bookmark and Share