Manilla Owls

manilla owls 1919/2019, 2019

screenprinted t-shirt, archival pigment print

I recreated the Manilla Owls basketball team jersey from Manilla, Indiana in 1919, using myself as the model. The double L in Manilla is a common Americanized misspelling of the Philippine capital. Original photograph from the collection of the town historian. Related project: Manila, U.S.A.

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