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20 kilometres walk, 1984 Olympics
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Chinn, Paul
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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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.
1 photographic print :b&w ;36 x 29 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box Sports-Olympics
Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Olympic Games--(23rd :--1984 :--Los Angeles, Calif.)
Olympic athletes--Mexico
Runners (Sports)--Mexico
Running--California--Los Angeles
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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