Olympic Games 1948 London

14th Olympiad

ENGLAND

Sports: 17            National Teams: 59

Official Report

official report olympic games 1948 london


GENERAL DATA AND DOWNLOAD OF THE COMPLETE OFFICIAL REPORT 1948
Title:

THE OFFICIAL REPORT OF THE ORGANISING COMMITTEE
FOR THE XIV OLYMPIAD

Author: Lord David Burghley
Volumes: 1 Download:  
Pages: 580 Volume I Size: 32,8 MB
Size: 22,0 x 29,0 cm    
Languages: ENGLISH www.la84.org DIGITAL LIBRARY COLLECTION


COPYRIGHT - 1951 BY THE ORGANISING COMMITTEE FOR THE XIV OLYMPIAD • LONDON • 1948

official report olympic games 1948 London

Deluxe Edition with full leather binding and golden edges

 

CONTENTS

 

Introduction ..............................................................................................
Acknowledgments .................................................................................. 
Contents................................................................................................... 
International Olympic Committee........................................................... 
International and British Sporting Associations.................................... 
XIV Olympiad, London, 1948................................................................. 

PART I—Organisation of the Games .................................................... 

Organising Committee ........................................................................... 
Staff .......................................................................................................... 
Finance .................................................................................................... 
Attaches.................................................................................................... 
Technical Department ............................................................................ 
Programmes and Dates......................................................................... 
Arenas ……………………………………………………………...….. 
Equipment .............................................................................................. 
Training .................................................................................................. 
Entry Forms ........................................................................................ ...
Identity Cards ........................................................................................ 
Programmes ........................................................................................... 
Telecommunications .............................................................................. 
Press Department ................................................................................. 
Radio and Television ……………………………………………......... 
Olympic Film ......................................................................................... 
Box Office............................................................................................... 
Housing Department ............................................................................. 
Transport Department ........................................................................... 
Medical Services ................................................................................... 
Reception Committee............................................................................. 
Fine Arts Department ............................................................................ 
Opening Ceremony ............................................................................... 
Torch Relay .......................................................................................... 

Part II—Events of the Games ............................................................... 

Torch Relay ........................................................................................... 
Opening Ceremony .............................................................................. 
Athletics ................................................................................................ 
Basketball ............................................................................................ 
Boxing …………………………………………………………......... 
Canoeing …………………………………………………………..... 
Cycling ................................................................................................ 
Equestrian ……………………………………………………...…… 
Fencing ............................................................................................... 
Football............................................................................................... 
Gymnastics …………………………………………..………....……
Hockey .................................................................................................
Modern Pentathlon …………………………………….....………….
Rowing ..................................................................................................
Shooting ..............................................................................................
Swimming ………………………………………………….......….....
Weightlifting ......................................................................................... 
Wrestling ............................................................................................... 
Yachting ................................................................................................ 
Demonstrations..................................................................................... 
Arts Competitions ................................................................................ 
Closing Ceremony ................................................................................ 
Statistics ............................................................................................... 
Index of Competitors ............................................................................ 

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9
11
13
14
16

18

18
23
26
30
24
37
42
51
60
66
71
79
91
105
114
123
129
143
162
180
189
195
199
209

215

217
221
226
286
293
307
317
336
347
382
389
406
413
417
433
443
476
494
513
532
535
538
541
549

 

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