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Digital Photograph - Spectators Watching Track & Field Events, Olympic Games, 1956 Image Reg. No: MM 110109

Description Of Content:
Man watching a track event at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, with other spectators in the background.

Oswald Gawler, watching a track event at the Olympic Games in Melbourne, 1956. He went with his daughter, Kathleen Gawler, and she took this photograph of him.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Miss Kathleen Gawler, 2006
Contributed by Miss Kathleen Gawler
Discipline: History

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Tagged with: olympic games melbourne 1956
Themes this item is part of: Leisure Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: SPORT
Secondary Classification: Olympic Games - Melbourne 1956
Tertiary Classification: spectators
People Depicted: Gawler, Oslwald
Format: Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1956

Place Depicted Notes: Contributor thought this was probably Batman Avenue but research suggests it is the Melbourne Cricket Ground. Brunton Avenue is located outside the cricket ground.
Source of Date Depicted: Based on the date of the Olympic Games in Melbourne.
Photographer: Miss Kathleen Gawler

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