|Title||Yo-yo champion Larry Whitish and family at the World's Fair, Seattle, 1962 |
|Caption||Larry Whitish, Duncan Yo-Yo Champion, visited the Seattle World's Fair with his family. At that time, yo-yos were extremely popular. Duncan, the largest manufacturer at that time promoted the toys heavily on television and sponsored numerous contests. Here, Larry (left) and his family pause for a family photograph. |
|Notes||Patch on Larry's shoulder in image: Duncan Yo-Yo Champion.|
Handwritten on sleeve: FAIRS, Seattle World's Fair, Yo-Yo tournament, champ and family.
Caption information source: SpinningToys.com and The Strong Museum.
Date photograph was filed at the Seattle Post-Intelligencer (date of photograph and file date may differ by a month or more): October 2, 1962.
|Subjects||Families--Washington (State)--Seattle; Yo-yos--Washington (State)--Seattle; Century 21 Exposition (1962 : Seattle, Wash.); Seattle Center (Seattle, Wash.) |
|Personal Names||Whitish, Larry |
|Places||United States--Washington (State)--Seattle|
Queen Anne (Seattle, Wash.)
|Digital Collection||Museum of History & Industry Photograph Collection |
|Image Number||1986.5.2862 |
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|Credit Line||Seattle Post-Intelligencer Collection, Museum of History & Industry, Seattle; All Rights Reserved |
|Repository||Museum of History & Industry, Seattle (MOHAI) |
|Repository Collection||Seattle Post-Intelligencer Collection |
|Physical Description||1 acetate negative: b&w; 4 x 5 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from original negative as a 3000 pixel TIFF image in 8-bit grayscale, resized to 640 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop 6.0 and its JPEG quality measurement 3. |