Slide, depicts 1956 Olympic Games Opening Ceremony

Object Type
Photography/Transparency
Date Used
22 Nov 1956
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Object Detail


Brief Description
Colour slide printed on plastic with a square, card surround. The picture was taken at the Melbourne Cricket Ground during the opening ceremony of the 1956 Olympic Games, and shows athletes parading along the track. In this image, five men are in the foreground, one holding the Hungarian flag.
Measurements
0 - Whole: H: 50 W: 50 D: 1mm (H: 1 15/16 W: 1 15/16 D: 1/16")
Media/Materials
Associated Person
Date Used
22 Nov 1956
Location
In storage
Registration No
1991.2458.5
Credit Line
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Robert Titcher.

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