• Short Summary

    The flags of 35 nations competing in the 1972 Winter Olympics have been raised at the Makomanai Speed Skating Rink in Sapporo.

  • Description

    The flags of 35 nations competing in the 1972 Winter Olympics have been raised at the Makomanai Speed Skating Rink in Sapporo.

    But the flag-raising was only a rehearsal for the official ceremony due to be held on February the 3rd.

    About eight hundred people took part in the rehearsal on Tuesday (25 Jan.) -- despite continuous snowfall, and six degrees of frost.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7UL76DUI5XR6J46F7707OLW7
    Media URN:
    VLVA7UL76DUI5XR6J46F7707OLW7
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/01/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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