A booklet regarding Lenin Central Stadium Complex "Gorod Sporta".

Object Type
Documents and books/Book/Booklet
Date Used
1956
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Brief Description
A fold out booklet entitled: GOROD SPORTA (trans. "Sport City"). It features sepia toned photographic images, accompanied by text in Russian, English, French, and German, of the newly completed Lenin Central Stadium Complex, built on the south bank of the Moscow River, with the Main Oval as the centrepiece. The booklet was given to volunteer driver, Jessie Bull, by members of the Soviet Olympic Team, during the 1956 Melbourne Olympic Games.
Measurements
0 - Whole: H: 220 W: 162 D: 2mm (H: 8 11/16 W: 6 3/8 D: 1/16")
Media/Materials
Date Used
1956
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Location
In storage
Registration No
1987.1716.1
Credit Line
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Jessie Bull

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