Black and white photograph of Shirley Strickland running to the finish line, the string visible just in front of her. She wears a light singlet with the number '69' on the front, dark shorts, and dark shoes. Her left leg is lifted off the ground, right heel also off the ground. A man in a white top is visible in the background. A purple ART PHOTO ENGRAVERS stamp is on the reverse, along with PERTH LATE 40S handwritten in pencil.
H: 145 W: 95mm (H: 5 11/16 W: 3 3/4")
Shirley Strickland; 18 Jul 1925; 16 Feb 2004
Donated through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program by a private collector.