Photograph of Shirley Strickland (second from right), Fanny Blankers-Koen (right) and four other athletes during a hurdling event. Shirley and Fanny have passed the hurdle, whilst the others in the image have been 'captured' in mid-air.
On the reverse, there is a faint, illegible, 'stamp'.
H: 85 W: 130mm (H: 3 3/8 W: 5 1/8")
Shirley Strickland; 18 Jul 1925; 16 Feb 2004
Fanny Blankers-Koen; 26 Apr 1918; 25 Jan 2004
Donated through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program by a private collector.