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Catalog Number 2012.044.403
Object Name Postcard
Title Joe Louis, Detroit, "He Touched Me" Pioneer
Scope & Content Black and white postcard depicting boxer Joe Louis posing in a fighting stance.
Printed on verso: "He Touched Me" Tribute, Detroit, Michigan. The "He Touched Me" award is presented annually to a retired professional boxer, who in the eyes of the men who fought pro boxing, demonstrated the higher values of the sport, profession, teamwork, sportsmanship, citizenship, and public service. The award is presented in the form of a white blazer featuring the "He Touched Me" shield of sports.
MTC Sports: 18100 Meyers Rd., Detroit, MI 48235
Date 1983
People Barrow, Joe Louis
Extent of Description 4.125" x 6.25"
Collection Postcard
Search Terms Boxing