Poster from the Washington Capitals Stanley Cup Parade held in Washington, DC on June 12, 2018

Description (Brief):

Poster given to fans attending the Washington Capitals Stanley Cup Parade held in Washington, DC on June 12, 2018. The Washington Capitals were founded in 1974 as an expansion team and are a member of the Metropolitan Division of the eastern Conference in the National Hockey League. They played at the Capitals Center in Landover, Maryland until 1997 when they made the move to the Verizon Center located in the heart of Washington, DC. Ted Leonsis bought the team in 1999, drafted high profile players and began winning. Since 2009 the Capitals have won eleven division titles, three President’s trophies and in 2018, finally won the elusive Stanley Cup Championship.

Date Made: 2018

Depicted: Washington Capitals

Location: Currently not on view

Name Of Sport: Ice HockeyLevel Of Sport: ProfessionalWeb Subject: Parades


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Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2018.3064.04Nonaccession Number: 2018.3064Catalog Number: 2018.3064.04

Object Name: poster, ice hockeyposter

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 11 in x 17 in; 27.94 cm x 43.18 cm


Record Id: nmah_1893726

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