Get Your Pigskins Ready, It’s Super Bowl 50!

This Sunday is the 50th Super Bowl and we didn't want to be left out of all the hubbub and fun; here are a few historic pictures to help get you into the spirit of the game--enjoy!


Footballers, 1907. [Filson Subject Photo Collection - SPR/FB-8]


Tackle! [The Al Blunk Collection - 996PC13.0403]


Football player by the Ohio River.                     [The Al Blunk Collection - 996PC13.0322]                                                                                                   

Opening image: Football Team, Richmond, Ky.  (Madison County, Ky.) [Filson Subject Photo Collection - SPR/FB-23]   

Johna Ebling

Johna Ebling is an Associate Curator of Collections and Exhibits Manager. She studied Journalism and English at Ball State University and earned her master’s degree in Library and Information Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. When she isn’t orchestrating an exhibit or engaging in public outreach, Johna is working with the Filson’s architectural holdings. When away from The Filson, Johna enjoys reading, cooking and spending time with her Chihuahua, husband and friends.

One comment for “Get Your Pigskins Ready, It’s Super Bowl 50!

  1. Anonymous

    Great photos! Go Panthers 🙂


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