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The Tipping Olympics, Melbourne 1956 - Rome 1960

The Tipping Olympics, Melbourne 1956 - Rome 1960

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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E W. Tipping
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1956
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Olympic Games Melbourne 22 Nov - 8 Dec, 1956

Olympic Games Melbourne 22 Nov - 8 Dec, 1956

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Richard Beck
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1956
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Morris Model FE Pye outside broadcast van used by ABC-TV Channel 2 ABN

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Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) collection no. 1
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British Motor Corporation - Morris
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Badge with portrait of Winsome Cripps

Badge with portrait of Winsome Cripps

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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1956
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Souvenir silk scarf with rolled edges, from the 1956 Olympic Games, Melbourne

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 21
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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1956
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Australia and the Olympic Games Guide

Australia and the Olympic Games Guide

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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1956
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XVI Olympiad - Melbourne 1956

XVI Olympiad - Melbourne 1956

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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1956
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Australia XIX Olympic Games Mexico 68 pennant

Australia XIX Olympic Games Mexico 68 pennant

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Mexico
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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Official Guide XVI OLYMPIAD MELBOURNE, 1956

Official Guide XVI OLYMPIAD MELBOURNE, 1956

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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1956
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Shirley Strickland's Australian Olympic Team athlete's white running singlet, 1956

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Shirley Strickland collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Melbourne Sports Depot
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1956
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Melbourne 1956

Melbourne 1956

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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1956
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Olympic Saga

Olympic Saga

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Keith Donald
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1957
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Cadbury's Chocolates, Olympic Games, Melbourne 1956

Cadbury's Chocolates, Olympic Games, Melbourne 1956

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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1956
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Ansett Australia and Sydney 2000 Olympic Games promotional baseball cap

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Anthony Polinelli and Catherine Bridges collection
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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Aluminium plaque featuring a design of a kangaroo and an emu embracing the Olympic torch, over the Olympic rings

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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Come to Ballarat, Olympic Rowing, 1956

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Badge with portrait of Kevin Gosper

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Badge with portrait of Lorraine Crapp

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Olympic Newsletter

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Fold out map of Melbourne and its suburbs, 1956

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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Sprinting

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Melbourne. A City of Unrivalled Loveliness

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Badge with portrait of Lionel Cox

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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1956
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The Official 1956 Olympic Games Film

The Official 1956 Olympic Games Film

Sporting Memorabilia collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Robert Burton Pty Ltd
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1955
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Official Programme for the athletics on the 29th of November...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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Program for the Football Final and Closing Ceremony, XVIth O...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Official Programme for the weightlifting between the 23rd an...

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Badge with portrait of Jim Bailey

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Your Argus Guide to the Games

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XVI Oympiad Rowing and Canoeing Events ,Ballarat ,Victoria, ...

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1956 Olympiad - Melbourne Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Flags of 77 Olympic Nations

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Badge with portrait of Kevan O'Halloran

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Official Programme for the athletics on the 28th of November...

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Diving

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Official Programme for the swimming on the 30th of November ...

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Sprinting

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Video cassette of opening ceremony of the 1956 Melbourne Oly...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Special Offer Olympic Games Badges

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Ticket for a swimming event 1956 Melbourne Olympic Games

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Official Programme for the athletics on the 1st of December ...

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Ticket for an event 1956 Melbourne Olympic Games

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Two metal badges depicting portraits of Jon Hanricks and Mer...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Boxing

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Wallet style envelope

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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The Story of the Olympic Games

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Australian athlete Victor Hogan

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A Village is Built

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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Weightlifting

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Official Programme for the cycling on the 4th of December at...

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Badge with portrait of Jon Henricks

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Adhesive label that bears the XVIth Olympiad logo

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XVI Olympiad Official News Service

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Soccer

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Official Programme for the athletics on the 30th of November...

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Auditions Olympic Mascot

Auditions Olympic Mascot

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Badge with portrait of Dave Stephens

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Ticket for a basketball event 1956 Melbourne Olympic Games

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Javelin

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