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Olympic warm-up pants worn by Marilyn White

Catalog Data

Manufactured by:
Wilson Sporting Goods Co., American, founded 1914  Search this
Worn by:
Marilyn Elaine White, American, born 1944  Search this
Medium:
synthetic fiber with metal and cotton (fiber)
Dimensions:
H x W (flat): 33 1/2 × 16 1/2 in. (85.1 × 41.9 cm)
Type:
trousers
Place used:
Tokyo, Japan, Asia
Date:
1964
Description:
A pair of Olympic warm-up pants made by Wilson Sports Equipment and worn by Marilyn White at the 1964 Tokyo Olympics. The pants are blue with a white and red stripe down the side of each pant leg. On the inside of each pant leg there is a zipper that runs from the cuff to the mid-calf. A tag at the waist is white with blue and red writing that reads: [Small / Wilson / Sports Equipment / Made in U.S.A. / Wilson / Sporting Good].
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  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 1964 Olympic Silver Medalist Marilyn E. White
Object number:
2017.56.7.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd59eb8e0fc-1a81-4c4a-9bbd-7babcd4cc87f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.56.7.2