A magazine-style book, featuring an arrangement of images of the two sides of the 1956 Olympic Games Victory and Commemorative coins, with the Olympic Rings emblem, and coloured squares. Frontispiece entitled: 'THE GAMES OF THE/SIXTEENTH OLYMPIAD/MELBOURNE/MCMLVI/...' Book promotes Melbourne as the Olympic City, with focus on its Games organisation, athlete accommodation, civic festivities, etc...
0 - Whole: H: 290 W: 230 D: 5mm (H: 11 7/16 W: 9 1/16 D: 3/16")
The Argus & Australasian Limited
Organising Committee for the Games of the XVIth Olympiad, Melbourne 1956
Frank Chamberlin; 18 May 1922; 22 Dec 1996
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Dean F M Chamberlin.