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Hosting of sporting events

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Athletics Department photos

 Unprocessed — Box 1
Identifier: A2018/19-041 UA085

Pan American Games X - Indianapolis (PAX-I) Records

Identifier: MSS081
Overview The 1987 Pan American Games were held in Indianapolis between August 7 and August 23, involving 38 countries and 31 different sports. It was planned and hosted by an offshoot of the Indiana Sports Corporation, PAX/Indianapolis (PAX-I). While preparing for the upcoming games, PAX-I researched how previous organizations had handled similar events. They arranged for corporate licensing and in-kind donations and worked with Disney to design the opening and closing ceremonies. PAX-I security...