A 224-page (cover exclusive) programme. Cover features a linear profile illustration of a wreathed ancient athlete, projecting from the left. The Olympic rings emblem features in the upper right. Inscription: 'OFFICIAL/GUIDE/XVI OLYMPIAD, MELBOURNE, 1956'. Owner's name - Bruce J. Stark - features across upper right corner. Programme book features in-depth information on the history of the Olympic Games, locations, dates and times of every event at the Melbourne Games, and information about Melbourne for tourists.
0 - Whole: H: 136 W: 107 D: 9mm (H: 5 3/8 W: 4 3/16 D: 3/8")
Melbourne Junior Chamber of Commerce
Organising Committee for the Games of the XVIth Olympiad, Melbourne 1956
Wes Walters; 1928; 19 Aug 2014
Robinson Process Engravers Pty. Ltd.
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Bruce J. Stark