Black and White Photograph Portrait Inscribed and Signed
Book Id: 14839
8" by 10" black and white photograph. The pose shows a smiling Owens in a checked suit and paisley tie. Photograph is circa 1970. Photograph is matted and framed. Photograph and frame in very good condition.
Owens has inscribed the photograph, "To Bob - My Kindest Regards - Jesse Owens - 36 Olympics." Owens (1913-1980) was the world record holder in the 1930's in the 100, 200 and the long jump. He set a record by winning four gold medals (the first American to achieve this feet) in the 1936 Berlin Olympics.