Prospectus, Adelaide's bid for 1962 British Empire & Commonwealth Games

Object Type
Documents and books/Document/Prospectus
Date Used
Circa 1955
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Brief Description
A yellow cloth covered prospectus entitled, on the cover page: BRITISH EMPIRE/AND COMMONWEALTH/GAMES-1962. At the centre of the cover is a circular brown leather patch featuring the City of Adelaide coat-of-arms. This publication was a formal application to the parent body of the British Empire & Commonwealth Games Association, confirming Adelaide's bid for the 1962 BE&C Games. The 1962 Games were eventually awarded to and held in Perth, Western Australia.
0 - Whole: H: 215 W: 287 D: 4mm (H: 8 7/16 W: 11 5/16 D: 3/16")
Date Used
Circa 1955
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Credit Line
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Tom J Wigley.


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