1956 Olympic Games - Official Pentathlon Programme, Oaklands Hunt Club - 23 November to 28 November

Object Type
Documents and books/Book/Booklet/Programme
Documents and books/Document/Autograph
Date Used
23 Nov 1956-28 Nov 1956
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Brief Description
A 16-page (cover exclusive) programme, for the Pentathlon event at the 1956 Olympic Games, featuring a 12-page insert containing autographs of many of the competing pentathletes. Orange and white cover features the 1956 Olympics emblem, and an emblem featuring the Olympic Rings flanked by crossed palms. Inscription: 'OLYMPIC GAMES/MELBOURNE AUSTRALIA/1956/MODERN PENTATHLON/OAKLANDS HUNT CLUB/(AND OTHER VENUES)/FRIDAY, 23RD NOVEMBER/TO/WEDNESDAY, 28TH NOVEMBER, 1956/OFFICIAL PROGRAMME - ONE SHILLING'.
0 - Whole: H: 210 W: 135 D: 2mm (H: 8 1/4 W: 5 5/16 D: 1/16")
Date Used
23 Nov 1956-28 Nov 1956
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