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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..."

This image appears in the 1951 Little 500 scrapbook compiled by the IU Student Foundation.

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