Search the collections
Where is it from?
- A Place & Date Depicted Murrumbeena, Australia
Digital Photograph - Women Members of Glenhuntly Athletics Club with Male Trainer, 1945 Reg. No: MM 110845
- Description Of Content:
- Group portrait of an adult female athletics club and their male trainer, consisting of eight women and one man, in a park.
This photograph shows Roy Foley and women members of the Glenhuntly Athletics Club, 1945. Roy Foley started to train young girls in athletics just after World War II, following his return to Australia from service.
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Mrs Bernadette Iddles, 2006
- Contributed by Mrs Bernadette Iddles
|Themes this item is part of:||Leisure Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection|
|Tertiary Classification:||sports teams|
|Original Caption:||Glenhuntly Athletics Club team photo|
|People Depicted:||Nutting, Nona; Buckley, Eileen; Foley, Roy; Nutting, Lesley; Priestly, Trixie; Kennedy, Betty; Hutchinson, Joy; While, Ronnie; (surname unknown) June|
|Format:||Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Murrumbeena, Victoria, Australia, 1945
Place Depicted Notes: Corner of Murrumbeena and North Roads.