Visibility for Women's Football

Magazine Educação Physica / Collection CEME / UFRGS1938

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Leonor Silva, queen of Vasco fans, was elected "Embassadress" of Brazilian supporters in the World Cup in France, 1938. The election was promoted by the newspapers “O Globo” and “Jornal dos Sports”, a publication that contributed to the promotion of fan activities in Rio de Janeiro in the 1930s and 1940s.


  • Title: Visibility for Women's Football
  • Creator: Magazine Educação Physica / Collection CEME / UFRGS
  • Date: 1938
  • Location: Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil


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