Paper ticket for the 1996 Summer Olympics owned by Carl Lewis

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Distributed by
Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games, American, 1991 - 1997
Owned by
Lewis, Carl, American, born 1961
Designed by
Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games, American, 1991 - 1997
Printed by
Weldon, Williams & Lick, Inc., American, founded 1898
Medium
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions
H x W: 2 x 7 in. (5.1 x 17.8 cm)
Type
admission tickets
Place depicted
Centennial Olympic Stadium, Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date
July 29, 1996
Description
Predominantly yellow paper Olympics ticket with black type. The left side of ticket has a quilted leaves design overlayed with the official 1996 Summer Games torch emblem. The ticket is for an Athletics event taking place at 6:00 PM on July 29th, 1996. The event took place at Olympic Stadium. The ticket is for aisle 215; row 17wc; seat 103.
Topic
African American
Olympics
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Carl Lewis Estate
Object number
2013.126.39
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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