Photograph of Congressman Moore with WVU basketball player Carl Head

Identifier:
am2862_moore_0123
Title:
Photograph of Congressman Moore with WVU basketball player Carl Head
Date:
circa 1957-1969
Publisher:
West Virginia & Regional History Center
Description:
Congressman Arch A. Moore, Jr. holding a basketball with WVU prospect Carl Head on the steps of the Capitol Building. An attached news release states: Operation Head Start - West Virginia University basketball prospect Carl Head (with the WVU monogram) gets some pre-school indoctrination on the steps of the nation's Capitol from Congressman Arch A. Moore, Jr. of West Virginia's First District. Head has been working this summer in his native Washington for the U.S. Post Office. The 6-4 junior college transfer student was the first prospect signed by new WVU basketball coach Bucky Waters. Head was a junior college All-American last year for Dodge City, Kansas. Moore is a WVU alumnus. The congressman's brother, Harry (Moo) Moore of Moundsville, is a former Mountaineer basketball star.
Subject Personal:
Head, Carl and Moore, Arch A., Jr. (Arch Alfred), 1923-2015
Subject Topical:
United States Capitol Complex (Washington, D.C.), Basketball players, Governors--West Virginia , Basketball, and Legislators--United States
Subject Corporate:
West Virginia Mountaineers (Basketball team)
Rights:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Location:
United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.)
Format:
image/tiff
Language:
English
Source:
A&M 2862, Governor Arch A. Moore Jr. papers, West Virginia & Regional History Center, West Virginia University Libraries