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  • Short Summary

    1968 Mexico City Olympics, Women's swimming and men's marathon

  • Description

    Start of women's 400 metres freestyle swimming final. Close up spectators watching on, and USA's Debbie Meyer as she pulls away from the rest of the field. Close up Meyer touching home for the gold medal by a large distance, then USA's Linda Gustavson taking the silver and Australia's Karen Moras the bronze. Close up spectators watching.
    Close up lead runners in the men's marathon as they run through the streets of Mexico City. Close up of lead runners, and spectators. Ireland's Pat Mcmahon running.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    868012.02
    Media URN:
    101244
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1968
    Sound:
    silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    10:03:53 / 10:05:20
    Canister:
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