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- A Place & Date Depicted Jolimont, Australia
Digital Photograph - Australian Olympic Team leaving Melbourne Cricket Ground, Opening of Melbourne Olympic Games, Jolimont, 1956 Reg. No: MM 110160
- Description Of Content:
- View of crowds, concrete pillars of stadium, and sports team in uniform marching through gateway.
The Australian Olympic team leaving the Melbourne Cricket Ground for the opening of the Olympic Games, 22 November 1956. Marlene Trenberth was one of the official drivers and got in to the opening for free.
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Mrs Marlene Austin, 2006
- Contributed by Mrs Marlene Austin
|Tagged with:||olympic games melbourne 1956|
|Themes this item is part of:||Leisure Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection|
|Secondary Classification:||Olympic Games - Melbourne 1956|
|Tertiary Classification:||official ceremonies|
|Inscriptions:||242 Australian team leaving MCG after 16th Olympiad Opening Ceremony 22.11.56 78|
|Format:||Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Jolimont, Victoria, Australia, 22 Nov 1956|
|Photographer:||Mrs Marlene Austin|