The University of Texas at Austin
The Champion in Hiding
Identifier: e_ea_0055
Title: The Champion in Hiding
Description: Photograph of Muhammad Ali (formerly Cassius Clay). Associated Press caption reads: ’The Champion in Hiding - World heavyweight champion Cassius Clay peeks from behind his sunglasses March 9, In Exposition Hall in New York’s Madison Square Garden. Clay was hiding in a seat near ringside while heavyweight contender Zora Folley worked out. Clay was asked to leave the premises. Both fighters are using the hall for training for their March 22, title fight.’
City: New York
State: New York
Country: United States
Date: 1967/03/09
Creator: Adams, Eddie
Source: Adams (Eddie) Photographic Archive
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Rights: Estate of Eddie Adams
Box: 2011-314/1
Folder: Cassius, Clay
Format: Film negative
Size: 35 mm
Subject: African Americans
Sports