Postcard, image of Sinton Hewitt - 1920

Object Type
Documents and books/Document/Card/Postcard
Date Used
1920
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Brief Description
Postcard, used; black and white photograph of man in Australian Olympic team athletics uniform, worn during the 1920 Antwerp Olympic Games. Uniform consists of dark short-sleeve crew-neck top with Australian coat of arms on chest, shorts. Hand-written inscription: "From your / team mate / T. Sinton Hewitt. / Antwerp / 1920". Inscription (hand-written, pencil) on verso: "Sinton Hewitt - Victoria, / Winner of 'Sporting Life' / Marathon, London, 1919. (26 / miles, 385 yds) Ran about / 25th in Antwerp Olympic Marathon / {unknown}, 1920."
Measurements
0 - Whole: H: 140 W: 89 D: 1mm (H: 5 1/2 W: 3 1/2 D: 1/16")
Media/Materials
Date Used
1920
Location
In storage
Registration No
1985.2.84

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