Photograph - depicts closing stages of 100 yards sprint heat 1, Australian Women's Track & Field Championships - Perth 1954

Object Type
Photography/Photograph/Black and white
Date Used
27 Feb 1954
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Brief Description
An image of the final moments from heat 1 of the 100-yards sprint at the Australian Women's Track and Field Championships, Perth, 1954. Victoria's Winsome Cripps has just touched the finish line, whilst Raema James of NSW (far right), and Leila Smart of WA (second from right), advance to second and third place respectively. Photograph was housed in a brown paper bag with pencil inscription, "Mrs Dennis / Elwood Central".
1 - Photograph: H: 161 W: 217 D: 1mm (H: 6 5/16 W: 8 9/16 D: 1/16")
Date Used
27 Feb 1954
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Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by the children of Winsome Cripps - Lisa, Lyndall and Jason.




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