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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
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 2 11/16 x 3 15/16 in. (6.8 x 10 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 3 9/16 x 4 3/4 in. (9 x 12.1 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place captured:
Tokyo, Japan, Asia
Date:
August 1958
Description:
A black and white photograph of three (3) members of the United States Amateur Athletic Union track and field team standing outdoors. The men stand with drinks raised in their PR hands and wear dark jackets and striped ties. Their blazers have a patch on the PL breast that reads AAU USA. Dick Howard stands on the far left and AAU coach Johnny Morriss stands on the far right. They stand in a garden with trees in the background. The men stand in the lower third of the image in the center. The image is bordered by a thick white edge. Along the top is a stamped date, [OCT 58].
Topic:
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
Object number:
2012.140.2.5
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd59a819af0-fd7b-421a-9da0-43b9988a7355
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.140.2.5