Black and white, sepia toned photograph featuring sketch map of Tour de France route, information about the ace including the distance of each stage. At the top centre is a small map of Australia with a telephone dial in the middle representing a 3LO radio symbol. Central to the map is an image of Hubert Opperman (Captain) on his cycle and at each of three corners are oval shaped images of Bainbridge, Watson and Osborne. In the lower right corner is a radio announcer sitting before a microphone. Inscriptions printed on front include "Le Tour de / France"; "Cycliste / 17th June till 15th July 1928". On the reverse is a pencilled diagram and printed in red "With Complemen.../Broadcasting" and "Melbourne".
H: 200 W: 125 D: 1mm (H: 7 7/8 W: 4 15/16 D: 1/16")
Ernie Bainbridge; Jun 1891
Hubert Opperman; 29 May 1904; 18 Apr 1996
Bruce Small; 11 Dec 1895; 01 May 1980
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Mrs Wilma Morahan