• Short Summary

    The Olympic Flag which will be ceremonially hoisted at the Aug 25 opening of the 17th Olympic Games, and flutter above the main arena until Sept 11, arrived at Ciampino Airport Aug 17 from Melbourne, Australia, venue of the 1956 Olympic Games.

  • Description

    The Olympic Flag which will be ceremonially hoisted at the Aug 25 opening of the 17th Olympic Games, and flutter above the main arena until Sept 11, arrived at Ciampino Airport Aug 17 from Melbourne, Australia, venue of the 1956 Olympic Games.

    Accompanying the flag - in a long wooden container - were Mr. Edward Tanner, Secretary-General of the Australian Olympic Committee, and Mr. William Kittson, of the Melbourne Municipal Council.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAB1ND6SNOL5COF00NIWVPW3ZYE
    Media URN:
    VLVAB1ND6SNOL5COF00NIWVPW3ZYE
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/08/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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