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Producer:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution  Search this
CC-M Productions  Search this
Speaker:
Jesse Owens, 12 Sep 1913 - 31 Mar 1980  Search this
Medium:
Video recording
Dimensions:
Duration: 01 hr., 20 min.
Type:
Time-Based Media
Date:
September 25, 1978
Description:
Jesse Owens, United States Olympic Athlete, delivers a talk to a public audience about formative events in his life on September 25, 1978 at the National Portrait Gallery. Recorded as part of the Living Self-Portrait Series (formerly "Lecture Series"). Material include Owen's comments on childhood, family, 1936 Olympics, Hitler, sports, Chicago Boy's Club, and more. Includes a question and answer portion with the audience.
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Exhibition Label:
Jesse Owens, United States Olympic Athlete, delivers a talk to a public audience about formative events in his life on September 25, 1978 at the National Portrait Gallery. Recorded as part of the Living Self-Portrait Series (formerly "Lecture Series"). Material include Owen's comments on childhood, family, 1936 Olympics, Hitler, sports, Chicago Boy's Club, and more. Includes a question and answer portion with the audience.
Topic:
Jesse Owens: Male  Search this
Jesse Owens: Business and Finance\Businessperson  Search this
Jesse Owens: Sports and Recreation\Athlete\Track & Field  Search this
Jesse Owens: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Business executive\Public relations executive  Search this
Jesse Owens: Olympic medal  Search this
Jesse Owens: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Jesse Owens: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution: Audio/Visual Special Collection
Object number:
AV.1978.EDU.5
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© 1978 NPG, SI
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Location:
Currently not on view
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4f5378121-dcd9-49c4-8854-ebe239516c06
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_AV.1978.EDU.5