Twelve telegrams, sent to Winsome Cripps during 1952 Olympic Games

Object Type
Documents and books/Document/Letter/Telegram
Date Used
1952
08 Jul 1952-29 Jul 1952
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Brief Description
Twelve telegrams and one envelope. The telegrams, dated from July 8 to July 29, were sent to Winsome Cripps in the Australian Olympic Village in Helsinki, and wish her good luck before races, congratulations after races, and commiserations, after a fourth place in a relay final when a baton was dropped.
Measurements
0 - Whole: H: 200 W: 210mm (H: 7 7/8 W: 8 1/4")
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Date Used
1952
08 Jul 1952-29 Jul 1952
Location
On display
Registration No
1998.3394.48
Credit Line
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by the children of Winsome Cripps - Lisa, Lyndall and Jason.

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