Photograph of Carl Lewis with his fourth gold medal at the Los Angeles Olympics

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2 images
Created by
Unidentified
Owned by
Lewis, Carl, American, born 1961
Medium
dye and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W: 10 x 8 in. (25.4 x 20.3 cm)
Type
chromogenic color prints
portraits
Place captured
Los Angeles, California, United States, North and Central America
Date
1984
Description
A color photograph of Carl Lewis with Olympic teammates. They are carrying flags and flowers and carry Lewis on their shoulders. They wear medals around their necks and are dressed in their track suits. On the reverse is a hand-written note, "After Relay - World Record Gold #4 -L.A. Olympics."
Topic
African American
Athletes
Olympics
Track and field
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Carl Lewis Estate
Object number
2012.154.32
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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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

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