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With a mighty leap Greg Bell of United States of America wins gold in the long jump at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, 24 November, 1956 [picture] / Bruce Howard
Bib ID 4300710
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Howard, Bruce, 1936-
 
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Description 1956 
1 photograph : b&w ; image 25.4 x 18.5 cm., on sheet 25.4 x 20.2 cm. 
Series

Howard, Bruce, 1936- Olympic Games, Melbourne, Victoria 1956

Notes

Part of the collection: Olympic Games, Melbourne, Victoria 1956.

Title devised by cataloguer from typed label on reverse.

Inscriptions: "With a mighty leap Greg Bell (USA) wins gold in the long jump at the MSG"--Typed label on reverse; "Saturday 24.11"--In pen lower right corner.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-147849431

Published in: 15 days in '56 / Bruce Howard. Sydney : Angus & Robertson, 1995, p. 58.

Source of Acquisition Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program by Bruce Howard, 2007. 
Subjects Bell, Greg, 1930- -- Photographs.  |  Melbourne Cricket Ground (Vic.) -- Photographs.  |  Olympic Games (16th : 1956 : Melbourne, Vic.) -- Photographs.  |  Olympics -- Participation, American -- Photographs.  |  Track and field athletes -- Photographs.  |  Track and field -- Tournaments -- Victoria -- Melbourne -- Photographs.  |  Sports spectators -- Victoria -- Melbourne -- Photographs.
Occupation Track and field athletes.
Other authors/contributors Herald and Weekly Times  |  Howard, Bruce, 1936-
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With a mighty leap Greg Bell (USA) wins gold in the long jump at the MSG

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