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Track shorts worn by Wyomia Tyus for the 1968 Mexico XIX Olympics

Manufactured by:
Wilson Sporting Goods Co., American, founded 1914  Search this
Worn by:
Wyomia Tyus, American, born 1945  Search this
Medium:
polyester , cotton (textile) and thread
Dimensions:
H x W: 13 3/16 × 16 1/8 in. (33.5 × 41 cm)
Type:
athletic shorts
sports uniforms
Place used:
Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico, Latin America, North and Central America
Place made:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1968
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Black power  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Olympics  Search this
Track and field  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Wyomia Tyus
Object number:
2017.52.4
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
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/fd551db12bd-71f3-46a1-9968-4671dd5c9609
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.52.4

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