Media pass for 1956 Olympic Games, Main Stadium - MCG

Object Type
Documents and books/Document/Ticket/Visitor's Pass
Date Used
22 Nov 1956-08 Dec 1956
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Object Detail

Brief Description
A media pass, issued to Max Martin, a Melbournian working as liaison officer for the English-language Filipino radio broadcaster, 5MA Manila, which was part of Philippine Olympic Committee delegation to the 1956 Melbourne Olympic Games. Text: 'MAIN STADIUM-M.C.G./22 November - 8 December, 1956/STAFF DUTY PASS/NO SEATING RIGHTS/The Bearer is entitled to Admission for Duties as/RADIO CENTRE/[signature]/Authorised by SUPERVISOR MAIN STADIUM (O.G.)'. The 1956 Melbourne Olympic Games emblem also features on the pass.
0 - Whole: H: 70 W: 105 D: 1mm (H: 2 3/4 W: 4 1/8 D: 1/16")
Date Used
22 Nov 1956-08 Dec 1956
In storage
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Credit Line
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Max L Martin.


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