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Picture of teenagers practicing football
February 13, 2022

Football Practice

Teens practice football at Southeast High School in Kansas City, Missouri. This picture originally appeared in the July 1976 issue, in a story documenting the culture of the Midwestern metropolis.
Photograph by Ted Spiegel, Nat Geo Image Collection

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