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Farewell Dinner menu to Members of the Australian Rowing Team competing at the 1952 Helsink Olympic Games

Farewell Dinner menu to Members of the Australian Rowing Team competing at the 1952 Helsink Olympic Games

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Farewell Dinner menu to Members of the Australian Rowing Team competing at the 1952 Helsink Olympic Games

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Australia, 1952. Card Menu (4 sides). Farewell Dinner to Members of the Rowing Section of the Australian Rowing Team at The Hermitage Sydney, Friday May 30, 1952. Given by Members of earlier Crews to have rowed at Henley on Thames. 27 handwritten signatures on Menu, including those of previous Australian Rowing crews. Menu also contains the signatures of 13 members of the Australian Olympic Rowing Team for the Helsinki Games. Notable signatures include Mervyn Wood, who was the flagbearer for Australia at the Games and who also won a Silver medal in the Mens Single Skulls Event. Also, signatures of David Anderson, Philip Cayzer, Ernest Chapman, Thomas Chessel, Mervyn Finlay, Robert Tinning and Geoffrey Williamson who were part of the Bronze medal winning Australian eights. Front of menu features handwritten name of W. J. Dixon (Bill) who was one of the hosts, having competed for Australia at the 1936 Berlin Olympic Games. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition. Card. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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bookseller
J. Ruehle AU (AU)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
006934
Title
Farewell Dinner menu to Members of the Australian Rowing Team competing at the 1952 Helsink Olympic Games
Format/binding
Paperback
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Paperback
Place of Publication
Australia
Date Published
1952
Keywords
AUSTRALIAN OLMPIC GAMES EPHEMERA, ROWING
Bookseller catalogs
Ephemera;
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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