Betty Loakes wins 800 metres heat

Made:
22 August 1958
maker:
Associated Press

Daily Herald Archive/Science Museum Group
© Associated Press

Daily Herald Archive/Science Museum Group
© Associated Press

Associated Press wirephoto, titled "Betty Loakes wins 800 metres heat". Image shows British runner Betty Loakes winning the 800 metre heat at the European Games in Stockholm, Sweden, on 22 August 1958. Pictured L-R: Edith Schiller of Germany, Betty Laokes of Britain, Gul Ciray of Turkey, and Vera Mukhanova of the Soviet Union.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/31280
Materials:
ink and paper (fibre product)
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
Daily Herald Archive, National Science and Media Museum, Bradford