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Indiana basketball players collector cards

 Collection — Folder: S1713
Identifier: S1713

Scope and Contents

This collection includes 51 NBA basketball cards for players ranging from 1989 to 1999 who have some association with Indiana (birthplace or alma mater).


  • circa 1990-2000


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Literary rights, including copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their legal heirs and assigns. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts. The publisher must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.

Historical Note

Basketball cards were first produced as early as 1911. Collecting basketball cards gained widespread popularity in the 1990s. This was in part due to the rise in popularity of certain professional players at the time, players like Michael Jordan, Larry Bird, and Magic Johnson.


"Hologram Cards Feature Heroes of the Diamond". Indianapolis Star (IN), January 12, 1992.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)


This collection is arranged chronologically.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from S. Chandler Lighty on 2017/03/21.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2018/05/17 by Jennifer Carter. EAD finding aid created 2018/05/17 by Jennifer Carter.
Indiana basketball players collector cards
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

140 North Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.