Metcalfe, Ralph H.

Metcalfe, Ralph H.

Metcalfe, Ralph H.
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Ralph H. Metcalfe (right), politician and former Olympic athlete, known for his runner-up finish to Jesse Owens in the 100-meter sprint at the 1936 Berlin Olympics. After serving as a Chicago alderman, Mr. Metcalfe was elected U.S. Representative for Illinois' 1st District (1971-1978).
Metcalfe, Ralph H., 1910-1978 | Legislators--United States | City council members | Politicians
Levitt, Pat
Photographic prints; 12.5 x 15.7 cm
University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center
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