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Black & White Team Photo - Carlton Football Club Premiers VFL 1947

From the Collection of Carlton Football Club Ikon Park 400 Royal Parade Carlton North Victoria

Description
Black & White Photograph attached to larger piece of beige cardboard.
Object Registration
28cfc
Historical information
Official 1947 Premiership Photograph
When Made
1947
Made By
ALLAN STUDIOS (Maker)
Significance
The team photograph represents the players who played in the 1947 GF against Essendon. Carlton famously won the game by one point. Fred Stafford snapped a miraculous goal from the boundary in the dying minutes. The game was played at the MCG 27th September 1947 Att 85793. Carlton 13.8 (86) def Essendon 11.19 (85). Ern Henfry Captain Perce Bentley Coach
Last updated
15 Jul 2019 at 5:19PM