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The Commonwealth Olympic Games 1938, Jack Metcalfe, qualifying for the final of the high jump [picture]
Bib ID 1599232
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Online Versions
Description [1938] 
1 photograph : b&w image 17 x 25.6 cm., mount 36.1 x 37.1 
Notes

Caption title.

Inscriptions: Title printed on paper on mount. "Copyright. This photograph may not be reproduced without permission in writing from the Photo Sales Department of "The Age", 250 Spencer St, Melbourne, Ph: (03) 96012270" -- stamped on reverse. Label for Charles Leski & Associates glued to reverse of mount. "742" -- in pencil on reverse of mount u.l. corner.

According to reference sources the photograph of Jack Melcalfe was taken at the Sydney Cricket Gound during the 1938 Commonwealth Games. The inscription on the mount indicates Jack Metcalfe competing in the high jump at the 1936 Berlin Olympic Games.

Recent print on "Kodak electronic imaging paper".

Condition: good.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-136492033

Subjects Metcalfe, Jack -- Portraits.  |  Commonwealth Games (3rd : 1938 : Sydney, N.S.W.)  |  Track and field athletes -- Australia -- Portraits.

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