Details
IMAGE number
KES6231685
Title
Switzerland Ioc 50 Years Anniversary, 1944 (b/w photo)
Photographer
Hans Gerber & Milou Steiner
Medium
black and white photograph
Date
1944 (C20th)
Description
On 15 June 1944, in Lausanne, the 50th anniversary celebrations of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) began with a wreath-laying ceremony and speeches in the cemetery at the tomb of Pierre de Coubertin, the founder of the modern Olympic movement. Guests of honour and the widow of Pierre de Coubertin, front row, centre, listen to the speeches at the Bois de Vaux cemetery. Next to Weibel stands Jules-Henri Addor, President of the City of Lausanne, next to him Marcel Henninger, President of the Swiss Olympic Committee.
Photo credit
Photopress-Archiv/Keystone / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
comite / international / olympique / Olympic / Comittee / international / Olympic / Committee / ioc / laying down wreath / speech / grave / olympia / celebration / graveyard
Availability
Dimension [pixels] Dimension in 300dpi [mm] File size [MB]
Large 3623 × 3801 px 307 × 322 mm 8 MB
Medium 976 × 1024 px 83 × 87 mm 1 MB
Small 572 × 600 px 48 × 51 mm 0 MB
Permissions
PERMISSION REQUIRED FOR NON EDITORIAL USAGE

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