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Annual Thanksgiving Football Classic, 1939 - 1940

Identifier: HQBAT.045

Scope and Contents

There are four metal plates on the plaque.

The first plate reads

Allen Plaque Annual Thanksgiving Football Classic. Phyllis Wheatley, Mpls. vs. Hallie Q. Brown, St. Paul.

The second plate reads

1939. Hallie Q. Brown-13. Phyllis Wheatley-6.

The third plate reads

1940. Hallie Q. Brown-7. Phyllis Wheatley-6.

The final plate reads

Presented by Theodore F. Allen, Agent. North American Life and Casualty Co.


  • 1939 - 1940

Conditions Governing Access

Physical access to this collection is restricted due to COVID precautions.


From the Collection: 6.1 Linear Feet (6 containers with 7 free standing awards)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Physical Description

Wooden plaque in the shape of a shield with metal adornments. Center metal decoration is of two men engaging in a football tackle. This center decoration is loosely attatched by only one of its four small screws. Wooden plaque has many sratches and the backside of the plaque has many chips and splits.


36.2 cm x 29.8 cm x 3.2 cm

Repository Details

Part of the Hallie Q. Brown Community Archives Repository

270 N. Kent Street
Saint Paul MN 55102 USA