Photograph of Congressman Moore with WVU basketball player Carl Head on the steps of the Capitol

Identifier:
am2862_moore_0124
Title:
Photograph of Congressman Moore with WVU basketball player Carl Head on the steps of the Capitol
Date:
circa 1957-1969
Publisher:
West Virginia & Regional History Center
Description:
Carl Head showing Congressman Arch A. Moore, Jr. his reach on the Capitol steps. An attached news release states:Some Reach -- West Virginia University basketball prospect Carl Head demonstrates his reach on the steps of the nation's Capitol to Congressman Arch A. Moore, Jr. of West Virginia's First District. Notice how Head's hands cover the basketball. They are one reason the 6-4 Washington native made junior college All-America last year. Head, who played for Dodge City, Kansas, was the first prospect recruited by new WVU basketball coach Bucky Waters. Congressman Moore, a WVU alumnus, has a brother, Harry (Moo) Moore who 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