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Memories of Olympics burn brightly in L.A
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Sergieff, Mike
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph dated July 29, 1985 reads, "Rafer Johnson stands at the steps of the Coliseum peristyle where he lit the torch in the first annual ceremony."
1 photographic print :b&w ;36 x 29 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box Sports-Olympics
Johnson, Rafer,--1935-
Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Olympic Games--(23rd :--1984 :--Los Angeles, Calif.)--Anniversaries, etc
Stadiums--California--Los Angeles
Crowds--California--Los Angeles
Spectators--California--Los Angeles
Celebrations--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Track and field athletes--United States
Civil rights workers--United States
Olympic athletes--United States
Flags--United States
Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monuments
University Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Exposition Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Canoga Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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