FAMU athlete Robert Hayes weighing himself and his luggage at airport - Tallahassee, Florida

FAMU athlete Robert Hayes weighing himself and his luggage at airport - Tallahassee, Florida


Image Number

  • RC06889

Year

  • 1964

Date Note

  • Photographed on September 3, 1964.

Series Title

General Note

  • "'Rapid' Robert Hayes Heads for Olympics--Robert Hayes, 21, of Jacksonville, Fla., world's fastest man in the 100-yard dash with a 9.1 seconds record, spins the scale at the Tallahassee airport as he left tonight for the trials in Los Angeles, Calif. The 181-pound sprinter, a senior at Florida's A & M University, is the U.S. hope to pin down a gold medal in his race. The Olympics in Tokyo Oct. 6. Hayes has had bids for professional football from the American and National leagues. He will accept one of these bids when graduated."

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Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 9 x 8 in.

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Shelf Number

  • Shelf number: 19329.

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FAMU athlete Robert Hayes weighing himself and his luggage at airport - Tallahassee, Florida
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Chicago Manual of Style

FAMU athlete Robert Hayes weighing himself and his luggage at airport - Tallahassee, Florida. 1964. Black & white photoprint, 9 x 8 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/30069>, accessed 16 January 2019.

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FAMU athlete Robert Hayes weighing himself and his luggage at airport - Tallahassee, Florida. 1964. Black & white photoprint. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 16 Jan. 2019.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/30069>.

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(State Archives of Florida)