John Hummer Basketball Card

Description
This John Hummer basketball card is number 52 in a series of 264 that was manufactured by the Topps Company Inc. of New York, New York for the 1973-1974 NBA season. The front of the card features a posed picture of Buffalo Braves forward John Hummer. The card’s reverse features a small cartoon image illustrating the factoid that “John is a bachelor,” as well as a short biographical sketch and career statistics.
Hummer was the inaugural pick of the Buffalo Braves NBA expansion team in 1970. He played for the Braves, Chicago Bulls, and Seattle SuperSonics during his six-year NBA career.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
card, basketball
date made
1973
copyright date
1969
publisher
Topps Chewing Gum
NBA Properties, Inc.
depicted
Hummer, John
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
1982.0568.021
accession number
1982.0568
catalog number
1982.0568.021
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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