Helsinki Olympics Various Events - Ashenfelter… 1952

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    Slate reading 'Olympic decathlon 100 metres'. Finish of men's decathlon 100 metres heat. Close up of USA's Bob Mathias, who won the gold medal, walking past camera. Spectators watching on, then various tight close ups of steeplechase runners tackling the water jump, including lead runners Horace Ashenfelter and Vladimir Kazantsev. Spectators watching on. Ashenfekter and Kazantsev battling it out for the lead, with Kazantsev almost falling. Ashenfelter receving his gold medal during medal ceremony, then close up shaking hands with Kazantsev.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1952
    Sound:
    No Sound
    Media URN:
    101112
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    201206.113
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    10:14:30 / 10:16:42
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