• Short Summary

    Dashing girl athletes for Olympic games . 1928 was the first year that women were allowed to take part in field and track events

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION - CAPTION - INTERNATIONAL NEWSREEL-
    DASHING GIRL ATHLETES ON OLYMPIC GAMES TRYOUTS - FEMININE LEADERS IN TRACK AND FIELD PREPARE FOR INTERNATIONAL MEET

    Unknown location (USA)

    Women athletes parading on the track ( some wearing shorts /tracksuits)

    CAPTION MINNIE MEYER TAKES THE 100 METER DASH FOR WHICH SHE HOLDS THE AMERICAN RECORD

    100 metre race won by Minnie Meyer / Meyer posing

    CAPTION - DORIS METCALF SHINES AT THE HIGH JUMP

    High jump by Doris Metcalf / Metcalf posing

    Unidentified woman athlete taking part in long jump./Jump being measured
    Background: Dashing girl athletes for Olympic games . 1928 was the first year that women were allowed to take part in field and track events

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6VZNNOOIGVK2UXSQRSE9QXH6H
    Media URN:
    VLVA6VZNNOOIGVK2UXSQRSE9QXH6H
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1928
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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