• Short Summary

    GREECE/SWEDEN: 1896 AND 1912 OLYMPIC GAMES

  • Description

    GREECE, ATHENS 1896



    GV Olympic stadium - opening ceremony



    GV Mens high jump competition



    SWEDEN, STOCKHOLM 1912



    CAPTION "Doubles lawn tennis finals"



    GV Mens doubles competition



    CAPTION "? and Winslow winners, Winslow also wins singles"



    SV ? and Winslow



    GV Crowd waving and cheering



    CAPTION "Soft ball eliminating match Sweden v Holland"


    GV Game in progress



    CAPTION "Kronprinz of Sweden compliments both teams"



    GV Prince meeting the teams, the Dutch team



    GV Football final England v Denmark



    GV English team who won 4-2



    GV English players and the Kronprinz



    CU Football trophy



    GV Wrestling



    GV Hammer throwing



    GV Injury sustained to an American athlete



    GV Race won by M.J. McGrath of the USA


    SV M.J. McGrath



    GV Two hundred metres - US champion C.R. Reidpath



    GV High jump in progress



    SV The three winners of the competition



    GV Start of the maintain race



    GV Scene along the route



    GV Sollentuna



    GV Back in the stadium



    SV MacArthur and Gitsham from South Africa




    Initials


    SPORT: ATHLETICS

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    Background: GREECE/SWEDEN: 1896 AND 1912 OLYMPIC GAMES

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    Film ID:
    VLVACROY02O8M9IW56FA2E3L4REWG
    Media URN:
    VLVACROY02O8M9IW56FA2E3L4REWG
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1896
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:09:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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