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Ticket for 1996 Summer Olympics athletics event 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: 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
Yellow paper ticket with black, white, and green type. Center of ticket features a quilted leaves design. The official Athletics pictogram appears at the top right of the ticket. Silver type printed over center of ticket reads, [ACCREDITATION / REQUIRED / NOT FOR RESALE]. Tickets are for an athletics event taking place at 6:00 PM on July 29th, 1996. The event took place at the Olympic Stadium.
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
2013.126.43
Restrictions & Rights
© International Olympic Committee. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Exhibition
Sports: Leveling the Playing Field
On View
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 052
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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