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Football-related artworks and artifacts from across our museums
Super Bowl Science: Are Football Coaches Irrational? | Science | Smithsonian
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Patriots Head Coach Bill Billichik.
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Bill Belichick, New England Patriots Head Coach. Photo Credit: Keith Allison
"I Fell Asleep at the Football Game" sheet music from 1935. Did anyone fall asleep when the lights went out?
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No idea what this is, but it sounds like something I would do...
Bell No. 2 Rocket Belt. Also known as a "Jet Pack," they have made Super Bowl appearances with a halftime flight at Super Bowl I and in the pregame show for Super Bowl XIX.
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Bell flying belt
This is a Bell No. 2 rocket belt, also known as the Jet Pack or other terms. It is a small personal propulsion device strapped on the back and enables a person to fly short distances using low rocket power produced by a non-combusting gas.
Interested in the Bell Rocket Pack? Then check it out at the National Air and Space Museum.
Football type helmet worn by Bernie Caine for human pickup experiments with the Museum's Stinson SR-10 aircraft.
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Football type helmet worn by Bernie Caine at the Museum of Natural History
Super Bowl XVIII, 1984. Redskins vs. Raiders. United Airlines advertising poster. #MuseumSuperBowl
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This Goodyear C-49 airship control car flew with the Goodyear blimp over the 1977, 1980, 1983, and 1985 Super Bowls.
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The Goodyear blimp has flown over sporting events for over 50 years. The C-49 control car on this airship saw duty over the 1977, 1980, 1983, and 1985 Super Bowls. The Goodyear blimp pictured here, Columbia N4A, also starred in the Hollywood thriller Black Sunday (1977) / Courtesy of Goodyear
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The blimp hanger in Tustin, CA.
Harvard vs. Carlisle football game on November 9, 1907. A time when helmets resembled aviator caps. Forward passes had been legal for less than a year, and Carlisle made use of them. Harvard had won the 10 previous meets, but Carlisle won this game 23-15. More: s.si.edu/hniZf / Photo by Edgar W. Mix
"Maybe It's Love" sheet music, 1938. Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, ca. 1790-1980, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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The quest for his trophy is ON! #MuseumSuperBowl
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"you're either first or your last. There is so second place in football"- Vince Lombardi
Vince Lombardi Quote
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Green Bay Packers carry head coach Vince Lombardi
Steelers fans, a Rose Bowl football from the team's winning game in 1980. #MuseumSuperBowl
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Super Bowl XIV Football, 1980
Football jersey from "Roger the Dodger," U.S. Naval Academy, winner of the 1963 Heisman Trophy. In eleven seasons as Cowboys quarterback, Staubach took his team to two Super Bowl championships, in 1972 and 1978.
The evolution of the football's shape
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The evolution of the football's shape - history for the sports fans! :D
Football history lesson
pigskin footballs throughout the years - Google Search
The evolution of the footballs shape #food
Five Ways to Cook With Beer — Super Bowl Style from Smithsonian Magazine's Food & Think Blog
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"Score One for Roosevelt" How Teddy Roosevelt helped save football by making the sport safer for players
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“Brutality in Football” was seen as one of a few high-ranking items on Roosevelt’s presidential to-do list“. The sports especially dear to a vigorous and manly nation are always those in which there is a certain slight element of risk,” he wrote in Harper’s Weekly in 1893. “It is mere unmanly folly to try to do away with the sport because the risk exists.” - http://www.PaulFDavis.com/success-speaker (info@PaulFDavis.com)
"Score One for Roosevelt," Teddy Roosevelt & football article
Abstracted football player "Gridiron" Carl Holty 1943-4
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Carl Holty (1900-1973), Gridiron (1943-44), oil on fiberboard, 91.5 x 122 cm. Collection of Smithsonian American Art Museum...
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Sidewall, "College Days" 1948
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Sidewall, 'College Days' | USA, 1948 | Machine-printed paper | Yellow, black, orange and grey scenes of college including books, laboratory equipment, and sports including football, baseball, tennis, and skiing on a blue ground. Teen's paper | Cooper-Hewitt
1909 sheet music for "Harvardiana" #museumsuperbowl
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"Harvardiana" sheet music, 1909. Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, ca. 1790-1980, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
"Down the Field" sheet music from 1904 #museumsuperbowl