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    Full titles read: "AUSTRALIA"

    L/S's of a large liner (RMS Mauretania) preparing to leave Sydney harbour bound for the United States of America, thousands of streamers rain down from the deck of the ship. A number of personalities are leaving on it including the novelist Zane Grey. L/S's of the Australian tennis team for the Davis Cup which is made up Jack Crawford, Adrian Quist and Harry Hopman.

    Amendment February 2012: A visitor to the website has provided some more information. Pictured with Quist, Crawford, and Hopman are Norman Brookes (President of the Lawn Tennis Association of Australia) and the fourth member of the Davis Cup squad, John Bromwich.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/06/1939
    Sound:
    sound
    Media URN:
    20048
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1015.11
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:00:00 / 01:09:59:00
    Canister:
    39/50
    Sort Number:
    39/050
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
    WorkSpaces
    Davis Cup
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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