|Type||Competed in Olympic Games, Competed in Olympic Games (non-medal events), Non-starter|
|Full name||James Norman Carlton•Patterson|
|Born||4 July 1886 in Chicago, Illinois (USA)|
|Died||25 May 1961 in Detroit, Michigan (USA)|
|Measurements||180 cm / 67 kg|
|Affiliations||Chicago AA, Chicago (USA)|
Norman Patterson was named to the 1912 Olympic Team for winning the Central Olympic Trial in the 1,500, representing the Chicago AA. He also attended the University of Michigan. At the 1912 Olympics, he also competed in the baseball demonstration event.
Personal Best: 1,500 – 4:02.4 (1912).
|1908 Summer Olympics||Athletics||110 metres Hurdles, Men||Olympic||DNS||Representing United States|
|1912 Summer Olympics||Athletics||1,500 metres, Men||Olympic||3 h3 r1/2||Representing United States|
|Baseball (Baseball/Softball)||Baseball, Men||Olympic (non-medal)||United States||1|