Postcard showing the opening of the 1936 Olympic Stadium in Berlin

Object Type
Documents and books/Document/Card/Postcard
Date Used
01 Aug 1936
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Brief Description
Postcard with a black and white picture of the opening of the 1936 Olympic Stadium in Berlin. People are walking onto the ground wearing identical outfits. The stand in the background is at capacity and there are flags flying from the top of the stand. Reverse has printed text that reads in part "Reichasportfeld. Eröffnung des Olympia..." The Olympic Rings are in the top left corner.
0 - Whole: H: 90 W: 140 D: 1mm (H: 3 9/16 W: 5 1/2 D: 1/16")
Date Used
01 Aug 1936
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Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by The Wheeler Family




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