Simmie Hill Basketball Card

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Description
This Simmie Hill basketball card is number 184 in a series of 264 that was manufactured by the Topps Company Inc. of New York, New York for the 1973-1974 ABA season. The front of the card features a posed picture of San Diego Conquistadors forward Simmie Hill. The card’s reverse features a small cartoon image illustrating the factoid that “Simmie’s hobby is dancing,” as well as a short biographical sketch and career statistics.
Hill played for the Los Angeles Stars, Miami Floridians, Dallas Chaparrals, San Diego Conquistadors, and San Antonio Spurs in his five-year ABA career. In the 1972-73 season, while with San Diego, Hill shot 39.1 % from three-point range. The percentage was the best in the entire ABA that season.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1973
copyright date
1971
1970
depicted
Hill, Simmie
publisher
Topps Chewing Gum
NBA Properties, Inc.
maker
NBA Properties, Inc.
Topps Chewing Gum
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in; 8.89 cm x 6.35 cm
ID Number
1982.0568.020
accession number
1982.0568
catalog number
1982.0568.020
subject
Basketball
Professional
Sports
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Culture and the Arts: Sport and Leisure
Basketball Cards
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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