Photograph of a title card for the 1948 Olympic Games

Made:
1948 in London

Science Museum Group/A C K Wade
© A C K Wade (Photographs) Ltd

Science Museum Group/A C K Wade
© A C K Wade (Photographs) Ltd

Photograph of a television receiver showing the title card for the 1948 Olympic Games, taken by A C K Wade (Photographs) Limited.

Caption on the verso reads: An untouched photograph from the end of a receiver showing the caption radiated by the B.B.C before the start of each transmission from Wembley of the 1948 Olympiad. The camera used was the Emitron C.P.S.

Details

Category:
Television
Collection:
EMI Collection
Object Number:
2007-5001/71/5
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
EMI Group Archive Trust