Scrapbook related to Skate-A-Thon benefits

Description (Brief)
Michael Hays, co-owner of Michigan’s Modern Skate and Surf chain, created this scrapbook consisting of photographs, publicity flyers and news articles related to Skate-A-Thons from the mid-1980s. These benefits were held annually for the Michigan School for the Blind in East Lansing, Michigan. The scrapbook depicts the process of building ramps and includes photographs of a young Bill Danforth and Tony Hawk.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
scrapbook, skateboarding
depicted
Hawk, Tony
Danforth, Bill
Physical Description
cardboard (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 11 1/2 in x 11 1/2 in x 4 1/2 in; 29.21 cm x 29.21 cm x 11.43 cm
ID Number
2015.3003.01
nonaccession number
2015.3003
catalog number
2015.3003.01
subject
Sports
skateboarding
Professional
Charity Organizations
Sports & Leisure
Skateboarding
See more items in
Culture and the Arts: Sport and Leisure
Skateboarding
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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