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Title
20 kilometres walk, 1984 Olympics
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Creator
Chinn, Paul
Date Created and/or Issued
1984
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph dated August 5, 1984 shows Mexico's Ernesto Canto holding a sombrero thrown to him from the crowd while he's being doused with water from a track official. With his time of 1:23:13, Canto won the gold medal for this event.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;36 x 29 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00146136
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box Sports-Olympics
CARL0005598099
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/34679
Subject
Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Olympic Games--(23rd :--1984 :--Los Angeles, Calif.)
Olympic athletes--Mexico
Runners (Sports)--Mexico
Running--California--Los Angeles
Sombreros
Men--California--Los Angeles
Stadiums--California--Los Angeles
University Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Exposition Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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