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Tewanima (winner), Arquette (came in 5th) (LOC)

Bain News Service,, publisher.


Tewanima (winner), Arquette (came in 5th)


[1911 May 6]


1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.



Title from provided by the Bain News Service on the negative.

Photo shows Hopi American long distance runner and Olympic medal winner Louis Tewanima (1888-1969) and Mitchell Arquette, member of the cross country team of Carlise Indian School, after marathon in New York City, May 6, 1911. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2009 and New York Times, May 7, 1911)

Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).



Track athletics

Indians of North America


Format: Glass negatives.


Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.


Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print


General information about the Bain Collection is available at hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.ggbain


Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ggbain.09176


Call Number: LC-B2- 2194-5


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Taken sometime in 1911