This is an original 1932 color print of the award ceremony for the 100 m. race with American sprinter, Thomas Edward "Eddie" Tolan, Gold; Ralph Metcalfe, USA Silver; and Arthur Jonath, Germany bronze at the 1932 Summer Olympics.
Period Paper is pleased to offer a collection of original prints from the 1932 Summer Olympics (Games of the X Olympiad) held in Los Angeles. This unique collection was printed in 1932 in Germany and is in excellent condition. The images have an accompanying description (in German) on the reverse. Please scroll down to see the image of the reverse. All the prints were hand tipped-in and some may have slight scuffing or adhesive residue on the reverse from the removal process. These are all excellent original print items for the collector of Olympic memorabilia and would look great framed.
This 79+ year old Item is rated Very Fine. No aging. No creases. No tears. No water damage.
Keywords specific to this image: field athlete, Sprints Competition, running, World records, Winning Gold Medals, champion
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Type: Original Print