Set of seven tickets 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 (Each): 7 1/2 x 2 1/2 in. (19.1 x 6.4 cm)
Type
admission tickets
Place depicted
Centennial Olympic Stadium, Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date
July 29, 1996
Description
Set of seven (7) predominantly yellow paper Olympics tickets with black, white, and green type. The center of each ticket features a quilted leaves design. The official Athletics pictogram appears in the top right corner of each ticket. Tickets are for an athletics event taking place at 6:00 PM on July 29th, 1996. The event took place at Olympic Stadium. All of the tickets are for aisle 120, row 7. Ticket's specific seats range from 106 to 112.
Topic
African American
Athletes
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
2013.126.40.1-.7
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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