Team USA warm-up suit worn by Tommie Smith at 1968 Olympics

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Warm-up track suit worn by Tommie Smith at the 1968 Olympics in Mexico City
Topic
African American
Black power
Civil Rights
Clothing and dress
Olympics
Track and field
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
Worn by
Tommie Smith, American, born 1944
Manufactured by
Wilson Sporting Goods Co., American, founded 1914
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Dimensions
H x W x D (overall): 64 × 20 1/2 × 10 1/2 in. (162.6 × 52.1 × 26.7 cm)
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Clothing-Historical
On View
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW)
Place used
Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico, North and Central America
1968
Type
sweat suits
Object number
2015.231.2