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title:

Publicity image for the 1951 Little 500

image number:

P0023199

description:

Quoting from an uncited newspaper clipping, in part: "IU RACER HAS COSTUME CHOICE Tony Hill captain of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon team in tomorrow's...race...looks over the colors he'll wear...The full-length tights (gold cloth, no less) will prevent chilblains...and the maroon shorts will become official if the sun smiles. The girls...are members of Pi Beta Phi Sorority..."

date taken:

1951 May 9

film code:

Kodak - Safety 83

photographer studio:

Photographic Services

donor image number:

51-1270

accession number:

2000/003

copyright owner:

Indiana University

personal name:

Polson, Jan

personal name:

Hill, Tony

personal name:

Hon, Lois

personal name:

Mitchell, Carol

corporate name:

Student Foundation, Indiana Univesity

corporate name:

Foundation, Indiana University

corporate name:

Pi Beta Phi

corporate name:

Sigma Alpha Epsilon

event name:

Little 500

topic:

Women

topic:

Bicycle racing

topic:

Bicycles & tricycles

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Groups