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Press Pass

From the Collection of Anglesea and District Historical Society 5B McMillan Street Anglesea Victoria

Description
1. Press - daily seat ticket. Printed on blue paper and pasted to white card. Press pass to the 1956 Olympics in Melbourne.
2. Daily Staff Duty Pass. Printed on white (now yellow) paper pasted on card. Daily Staff Duty Pass with no seating allocated.
Size
H69mm W106mm (1 & 2)
Object Registration
00450
Keywords
melbourne olympics, 1956, press pass, daily staff duty pass
When Made
1956
Inscriptions & Markings
Logo on left hand side: XVII OLYMPIAD / MELBOIURNE 1956 (Olympic Rings & Torch in middle.)

1. MAIN STADIUM - M.C.G. / PRESS / DAILY SEAT TICKET / DATE.............................. SEAT NO............................ / No. 1247 / £1-1-0 (Inc. Tax).

2. VENUE...Roof 1 Front. No. 26 / DAILY STAFF DUTY PASS / NO SEATING RIGHTS / THE BEARER IS ENTITLED TO / ADMISSION ON ..............(DATE) / FOR DUTIES AS ............................................... / Authorised by ...........................................
Last updated
20 Feb 2018 at 5:16PM