Lewis Tewanima in Racing Uniform, 1911

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Lewis Tewanima in Racing Uniform, 1911

The headline reads: SPEEDY RED MAN

The caption reads: Lewis Tewanima.

The printed note reads: Wonderful little Indian distance run-ner, who is training or the five-mile event at the National Indoor champion-shisp, to beheld in Madison Square garden. New York on December 26.

Lewis Tewanima during the Modified Marathon in New York, New York on May 6, 1911.

This image of Louis Tewanima appears in the Atlanta Constitution on December 21, 1911.

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RG 75, Series 1327, box 79, folder 3766