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Governor Carey receives the Olympic Torch

Governor Hugh L. Carey holds the Olympic Torch for the 1980 Winter Olympics, which took place in Lake Placid.;Susan Liers (left) of Smithtown, Long Island, was an athlete in the Empire State Games. Liers used this torch to light a larger one that burned on the Empire State Plaza for the duration of the Olympic Games in Lake Placid.
Identifier: NYSA_13703-82_B5_80116_008
Date: February 6 1980
Language: English
Repository: New York State Archives
Source: New York State Archives. New York (State). Governor. Public information photographs, 1910-1992. Series 13703-82, Box 5, No. 80116_008.
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