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Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Dick Howard, American, 1935 - 1967  Search this
Johnny Morriss, American, 1908 - 1993  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
H x W (Image): 7 1/2 x 9 7/16 in. (19.1 x 24 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 8 1/8 x 10 in. (20.6 x 25.4 cm)
gelatin silver prints
Place captured:
Tokyo, Japan, Asia
August 1958
A black and white photograph of the United States' Amateur Athletic Union track and field team in Tokyo. The group of men stand in front of a plane of the Japan Air Lines company. There are eight (8) men in the group and all wear white shirts, dark jackets, white pants, and a striped tie. Their jackets all have a patch on the PL breast reading AAU USA. The men stand in a line with Richard Howard on the far right. Their coach, Johnny Morriss, stands third from the right.
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Men  Search this
Photography  Search this
Sports  Search this
Track and field  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Howard Family
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Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture