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PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN 1908.
'The Presidential Handicap!' Democratic candidate William Jennings Bryan finds he has to compete not only with Republican candidate William Howard Taft, but also with President Theodore Roosevelt, Taft's mentor, in the 1908 election campaign. Contemporary American cartoon.
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INTERCOLLEGIATE GAME, 1881.
Running the hurdles at the American inter-collegiate athletic games, 1881. Contemporary wood engraving after Thure de Thulstrup.
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FOOT RACE, c1861.
'Deerfoot, The Seneca Indian Runner in One of His Celebrated Matches.' Lithograph, c1861
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CROSS-COUNTRY RACE, 1967.
Runners in a university cross-country race in France. Photograph, March 1967.
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LOS ANGELES USA.
USA, Los Angeles: 10th olympic games: 1000 meter sprint, winner: Tolan, USA (right hand) - 01.08.1932, ullstein bild ID 00963533.
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OLYMPICS: BERLIN, 1936.
The men's hurdle event at the Olympic Summer Games in Berlin. Participants include Volmari Iso-hollo (Finland) and Forest Towns (USA). Photographed by Lothar Ruebelt, 1936.
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OLYMPIC GAMES, 1964.
The official poster for the 1964 Olympic Games at Tokyo.
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PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN, 1824.
'A Foot-Race.' Cartoon etching by David Claypoole Johnston, 1824, showing candidates John Quincy Adams, William Crawford, and Andrew Jackson toeing the mark for the White House race while Henry Clay (at right) scratches his head.
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MARATHON RACE, 1909.
Runners racing at a marathon in New York on 3 April 1909. Left to right: Tom Longboat, Alfred Shrubb, Henri St. Yves, Dorando Pietri. Photograph, 1909.
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SUMMER OLYMPICS, 1960.
Wilma Rudolph (second from right) wins the 400 meter relay race for the United States, at the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome, Italy.
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OLYMPIC GAMES, 1984.
American athlete Evelyn Ashford running in an event at the Summer Olympic Games in Los Angeles, July 1984, where she won the 100 meter dash.
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OLYMPIC GAMES, 1984.
Moroccan athlete Säid Aouita carrying his country's flag in a victory lap after winning the 5,000 meter race at the Summer Olympic Games in Los Angeles, 1984.
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JOHNNY HAYES (1886-1965).
American athlete. Photographed while running the marathon at the 1908 Olympic Games.
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GREEK ATHLETES/VASE.
Armored foot-racers. Attic black-figured vase. 6th century B.C.
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CHARLES C. PYLE (1882-1939).
Known as C.C. Pyle. American sports promoter and showman. Photographed with one of his clients, star football player Harold 'Red' Grange (right), while passing through St. Louis, Missouri, in the motor caravan that accompanied the Trans-American footrace, 28 April 1928.
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OLYMPIC GAMES, 1912.
Runners competing in the 110 meter event during the 5th Olympic Games held in Stockholm, Sweden, 1912.
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MINNESOTA: FOOT RACE.
Foot race along a country road in Minnesota. Photograph, c1900.
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OLYMPIC GAMES, 1928.
The official poster for the 1928 Olympic Games at Amsterdam.
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DIME NOVEL, 1897.
'Frank Merriwell's Dash, or Yale Against the Field.' Cover of a Street and Smith dime novel of 1897 in the 'Frank Merriwell' series.
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OLYMPIC GAMES, 1896.
Three participants in the marathon race in the first modern Olympic Games at Athens, Greece, 1896. At the center is the Greek runner Harilaos Vassilakos, who finished second to his teammate Spyridon Louis.
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FOOT RACE, 1844.
Three and ten-mile races at Hoboken, New Jersey, 19 November 1844, attracted huge crowds. Wood engraving from a contemporary English newspaper.
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OLYMPIC GAMES, 1948.
Fanny Blankers-Koen of the Netherlands (right) and Maureen Gardner (left) of England finishing the 80 meter hurdle event at Wembley Stadium, London, England, 4 August 1948.
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OLYMPIC GAMES, 1912.
Track and field trials during the fifth Olympic Games, held in Stockholm, Sweden, in 1912.
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WILMA RUDOLPH (1940-1994).
American track and field athlete, photographed at the start of a race during the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome, Italy.
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WILMA RUDOLPH (1940-1994).
American track and field athlete. Crossing the finish line to win the 400-meter relay for the United States at the Summer Olympic Games in Rome, Italy, 8 September 1960.
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SUMMER OLYMPICS, 1952.
Fanny Blankers-Koen of the Netherlands beating Marga Petersen of Germany in the 11th heat of the 100 meter dash event in the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki, Finland.
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ALAN MATHISON TURING
(1912-1954). English mathematician and logician. Finishing second in a three-mile race at Dorking, England in 1946.
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ATHENS: OLYMPICS, 1906.
Paul Pilgrim, U.S. winner in the 400 and 800 meters events at the 1906 Olympics at Athens, Greece.
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COPENHAGEN, DENMARK.
Athletes run around the municipal stadium in the Danish capital. Ewing Galloway.
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LUZON ISLAND, PHILIPPINES.
Bontoc Igorot men at the finish line of a running race. Dean C. Worcester.
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WASHINGTON MARATHON, 1911.
Elphinstone, winner of the Washington, D.C. Marathon on 15 May 1911.
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SILENT FILM STILL: SPORTS.
Dorothy Gulliver (center).
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FOOT RACE, 1868.
'The Foot Race on "Fashion Course," Long Island, November 23, 1868.' Contemporary American wood engravaving.
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PAAVO NURMI (1897-1973).
Finnish long-distance runner. Winning the 4 mile event at the British games at Stamford Bridge, 1931.
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PEEKSKILL STATE CAMP, 1896.
Men racing at Peekskill State Camp in Homestead, Pennsylvania. Photograph, 1896.
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WILMA RUDOLPH (1940-1994).
American track and field athlete. Rudolph winning the 100 meter dash in the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome.
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JESSE OWENS (1913-1980).
American athlete. At the start of his record-breaking 200 meter race at the Olympic Games in Berlin. Photograph, 5 August 1936.
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SEAL: NEW YORK UNIVERSITY.
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MARATHON RACE, 1909.
Runners at the starting line for a marathon in New York on 3 April 1909. Left to right: Afred Shrubb, Pietri Dorando, Henri St. Yves, Tom Longboat, Johnny Hayes, Matthew Maloney. Photograph, 1909.
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ATHLETICS: TRACK, 1890.
John Owen winning the 100 yard event at the Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) games at Washington, D.C., on 11 October 1890. Drawing from a contemporary American newspaper.
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