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Pair of 1984 Summer Olympics track and field event tickets owned by Carl Lewis

Image for Pair of 1984 Summer Olympics track and field event tickets owned by Carl Lewis
Distributed by
Los Angeles Olympic Organizing Committee, American, 1978 - 1984
Owned by
Lewis, Carl, American, born 1961
Used by
Lewis, Evelyn L., American
Medium
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions
H x W (2013.126.38.1): 2 3/4 x 6 in. (7 x 15.2 cm)
H x W (2013.126.38.2): 2 3/4 x 6 1/8 in. (7 x 15.6 cm)
Type
admission tickets
Place depicted
Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, Los Angeles, California, United States, North and Central America
Date
August 10, 1984
Description
Predominantly orange and purple paper Olympics ticket with black type. Paper ticket has small strip of yellow at top edge and small strip of green at bottom edge. The official Athletics pictogram appears in the upper left corner. Tickets are for a track and field event taking place at 9:30 AM on August 10th, 1984. The event took place at LA Memorial Coliseum. The paper tickets were issued to [EVELYN L LEWIS]. One of the tickets (2013.126.38.1) is for seat 110, while the other ticket (2013.126.38.2) is for seat 111.
Topic
African American
Olympics
Track and field
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Carl Lewis Estate
Object number
2013.126.38.1-.2
Restrictions & Rights
© International Olympic Committee. Permission required for use.
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Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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