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Framed color photograph of the 1984 Summer Olympics Men's 200M finish line

Catalog Data

Owned by:
Carl Lewis, American, born 1961  Search this
Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Carl Lewis, American, born 1961  Search this
Kirk Baptiste, American, born 1963  Search this
Thomas Jefferson, American, born 1962  Search this
João Batista da Silva, Brazilian, born 1963  Search this
Ralf Lübke, German, born 1965  Search this
Jean-Jacques Boussemart, French, born 1963  Search this
Pietro Paolo Mennea, Italian, 1952 - 2013  Search this
dye and photographic gelatin on photographic paper, metal, glass
Frame: 17 3/4 x 20 1/2 x 1 in. (45.1 x 52.1 x 2.5 cm)
H x W (Image): 10 15/16 x 14 1/8 in. (27.8 x 35.9 cm)
Place captured:
Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, Los Angeles, California, United States, North and Central America
A framed color photograph of Carl Lewis passing the finish line at the 200 M race in the 1984 Summer Olympics at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. Behind him six other athletes running the race are visible. The original red and white track background has been removed and replaced with a white track and black lane lines. At the bottom of the image is a black bar with red scale and lettering showing finish times. A small white plaque below photograph reads, [1984 OLYMPIC GAMES / 200M 19.80]. The photograph is housed in a black metal frame with dark grey matting.
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Men  Search this
Olympics  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 Carl Lewis Estate
Object number:
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture