Booklet - Programme of Speeches made at the Opening of the IOC Congress 19/11/56

Object Type
Documents and books/Book/Booklet
Date Used
19 Nov 1956
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Brief Description
A 24-page (cover exclusive) booklet. Features printed versions of three speeches to be delivered by: Robert Menzies (A.O.C. President of the Games), Avery Brundage (I.O.C. President), and Dallas Brooks (Governor of Victoria), at the Opening of the Congress of the I.O.C., 1956. Inscription on cover reads, in French and English: 'SPEECHES AT SOLEMN OPENING OF/THE CONGRESS OF THE/INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC/COMMITTEE/TOWN HALL, MELBOURNE/11 a.m./19th NOVEMBER, 1956.'.
0 - Whole: H: 218 W: 149 D: 2mm (H: 8 9/16 W: 5 7/8 D: 1/16")
Date Used
19 Nov 1956
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Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Wall Appleby


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