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Title
Olympians Harold Connolly helping his wife Olga practice the shot-put in preparation for 1964 Olympic Games
Date Created and/or Issued
July 9, 1964
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
US
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu. Phone: (310) 825-4945
Description
OLYMPIANS-In training for 1964 Olympic Games in Tokyo are Harold and Olga Connolly, whose celebrated romance was the story of the 1956 Olympics. Harold is a hammer thrower and Olga competes in discus and shotput events.
Type
Image
Format
b&w negative
Identifier
uclalat_1429_b531_224979
ark:/21198/zz0002sndv
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Sports
Track and field--Training
Track and field athletes--United States
Husband and wife--California, Southern
People
Connolly, Olga Fikatova, 1932-
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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