LeRoy Neiman was an artist who specialized in painting sporting events. His book, An American in Paris, is part of the Upton Bell Collection at UMass Lowell Libraries in O'Leary Library, 2nd Floor Special Collections and includes an inscription.
Awards won by LeRoy Neiman
American Athletic Union Award of Merit, 1976
American Academy of Achievement Gold Plate Award, 1977
Muscular Dystrophy Association Lifetime Achievement Award, 1986
Bicentennial Laureate of the Order of Lincoln, 2009