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Eileen Wearne - photographs and papers mainly concerning the 1932 Los Angeles Olympic Games, ca. 1920-1947, ca. 1990-2002

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PXA 998 , R 941

Record identifier

YezdP329

Eileen Wearne - photographs and papers mainly concerning the 1932 Los Angeles Olympic Games, ca. 1920-1947, ca. 1990-2002

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Eileen Wearne - photographs and papers mainly concerning the 1932 Los Angeles Olympic Games, ca. 1920-1947, ca. 1990-2002

Full title

Eileen Wearne - photographs and papers mainly concerning the 1932 Los Angeles Olympic Games, ca. 1920-1947, ca. 1990-2002

Author / Creator

Date

ca. 1920-1947, ca. 1990-2002.

Call Numbers

PXA 998 , R 941

Record Identifier

YezdP329
Physical Description

Contents

Photographs - 48 black & white photoprints - 6 x 8.5 cm. to 30 x 24.5 cm.

Photographs - 12 colour photoprints - 10 x 15 cm.

Clippings

Textual Records - (typescript)

Ephemera

Objects - 1 badge - 13 cm. diam.

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Fonds

Access and use

Copying Conditions

Copyright restrictions may apply : Photographs in this collection created before 1955 are all out of copyright. Photographs created after 1955 are in copyright for the life of creator plus 70 years

Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales and Courtesy copyright holder

Physical Access Conditions

Access to this pictures collection via appointment only. Please submit your request through Ask a Librarian : Applies to R 941

Issue Copy

Partly Digitised : 14 photographs

More information

SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

PXA 998/BOX 1
PHOTOGRAPHS
1. Alice Maude Latham (Eileen Wearne's mother)
2. Eileen Wearne as a young girl.
3. With actresses Ruth Selwyn & Anita Page, 1932.
4. The Indian representatives with Eileen Wearne and Bunny Seawright (trainer), 1932.
5 & 6. Mrs Chambers (chaperone), Bonnie Mealing, Clare Dennis, Frances Bult, Eileen Wearn...

ALTERNATIVE TITLES

Full title

Eileen Wearne - photographs and papers mainly concerning the 1932 Los Angeles Olympic Games, ca. 1920-1947, ca. 1990-2002

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

Author / Creator

NOTES

General note

Digital order no:Album ID : 824106

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Presented by Miss Eileen Wearne in July 2003

Administrative / Biographical history

Alice Eileen Wearne (1912- ) became the second woman to represent Australia in athletics at the Olympic Games when she competed in the 100 metres sprint at Los Angeles in 1932. Unfortunately she was not at her best and was eliminated in the heats. Other members of the Australian team included swimmers Clare Dennis, Frances Bult, Bonnie Mealing and...

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PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

PXA 998 , R 941

Record Identifier

YezdP329

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/YezdP329/V5d7ZQg42gVEg

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Reference code

430692

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