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Digital Photograph - Women's 100 Metres Race, Australian Olympic Athletics Trials, Melbourne, October 1956 Image Reg. No: MM 110496

Description Of Content:
View from stadium of crowds and women running on athletics track.

This photograph shows Betty Cuthbert winning the Women's 100 metres, at the Melbourne Olympic Athletics trials, October 1956. These were Australian athletes, trialling to get into the Games. The photographer, David Meale was in the stands as a spectator.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mr David Meale, 2006
Contributed by Mr David Meale
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: track & field events
Inscriptions: B Cuthbert (N.S.W.) winning the 100m
People Depicted: Cuthbert, Betty; other people unknown
Format: Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, Oct 1956

Source of Date Depicted: Contributor's memory.
Photographer: Mr David Meale

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