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Digital Photograph - Swimming Event at Olympic Pool, Melbourne Olympic Games, Melbourne, 1956 Image Reg. No: MM 110168

Description Of Content:
Crowds watch a swimming race held in a large pool.

This photograph shows a swimming event at the Olympic Pool, at the Olympic Games in Melbourne, 29 November 1956. The photographer, Marlene Trenberth, was an official driver for the 1956 Olympic Games. She was admitted into several events for free, including the swimming at the new Olympic Pool.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mrs Marlene Austin, 2006
Contributed by Mrs Marlene Austin
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: swimming
Inscriptions: NEW SWIMMING POOL 29.11.56 80
Format: Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 29 Nov 1956
Photographer: Mrs Marlene Austin

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