1956 Olympic Games Results and Records

Object Type
Documents and books/Book/Booklet
Date Used
1956
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Brief Description
A 16-page (cover inclusive, unnumbered) booklet, featuring a list of all the gold medal victors at the 1956 Melbourne Olympic Games. Printed in green and yellow, the front cover features an illustration of the M.C.G., and the Olympic Tyres emblem. Inscription: '1956/OLYMPIC GAMES/RESULTS AND RECORDS/MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA 1956/PUBLISHED IN THE INTERESTS OF AMATEUR SPORT BY/THE OLYMPIC TYRE AND RUBBER COMPANY/AUSTRALIA/FOUNDER: SIR FRANK BEAUREPAIRE'.
Measurements
0 - Whole: H: 152 W: 110 D: 1mm (H: 6 W: 4 5/16 D: 1/16")
Media/Materials
Date Used
1956
Location
In storage
Registration No
1986.696
Credit Line
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Jean Johnson

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