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Calendar - Spicers Paper, Australian Sporting Legends, 1993 Document Reg. No: SH 931055

This twelve page 1993 wall calendar was designed and produced in Melbourne, and depicts 20th Century Australian sporting personalities.

The page for November includes a photograph of a number of items associated with or commemorating Phar Lap, which are held in the collection of Museum Victoria.
Twelve page glossy wall calendar depicting legends in Australian sport. Pages are bound with a metal spiral binder. Each month has a separate multi-coloured page with brief description of sportsperson or objects depicted. Sporting heroes commemorated include Walter Lindrum, Margaret Court and Rod Laver, Sir Donald Bradman, Dawn Fraser, Lionel Rose, Sir Hubert Opperman, State of Origin, Sir Jack Brabham, The Mighty Magpies , Herb Elliott, Phar Lap, and the Melbourne Olympics.

Front page printed on Spicers Splendorlux White 250gm. Calendar pages printed on different thickness of paper and finish varies from dull, satin and supergloss.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Cozzolino/Ellett Design Division, 1993
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 68.00 cm (Height), 47.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: museum history, horse racing, sport, australian rules football, making history - phar lap
Themes this item is part of: Leisure Collection, Phar Lap Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: SPORT
Secondary Classification: Horse Racing
Tertiary Classification: promotional materials
Inscriptions: Printed on front cover: SPICERS PAPER/ AUSTRALIAN SPORTING LEGENDS/ 1993 Calendar
Designer: Cozzolino/Ellett Design Division, Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia, 1992
Publisher: Spicers Paper, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1992

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