Photograph of Ron Clarke carrying Olympic Torch at MCG, 1956 Olympic Games

Object Type
Photography/Photograph/Black and white
Framed
Date Used
1956
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Brief Description
Framed black and white photograph of Ron Clarke carrying the sparking Olympic Torch around the stadium during the opening ceremony of the 1956 Olympics. Athletes in their country's uniforms line the track, with spectators packing the stands.
Measurements
0 - Whole: H: 602 W: 741 D: 13mm (H: 23 11/16 W: 29 3/16 D: 1/2")
Media/Materials
Date Used
1956
Location
In storage
Registration No
1992.2628.1.1
Credit Line
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Koh Eng Tong.

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