Black and white photograph of Shirley Strickland standing on the winner's rostrum holding a small bunch of flowers, with a medal around her neck. Vera Neszmeyi (Hungary) stands on second, and Zinaida Safronova (USSR) is on third. A thin strip of paper affixed to reverse with adhesive tape reads "100 METRES WARSAW 1955.", as does a handwritten pencil inscription.
H: 184 W: 121mm (H: 7 1/4 W: 4 3/4")
Shirley Strickland; 18 Jul 1925; 16 Feb 2004
Donated through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program by a private collector.