Details
IMAGE number
KES6231688
Title
Switzerland Ioc 50 Years Anniversary, 1944 (b/w photo)
Photographer
Hans Gerber & Milou Steiner
Medium
black and white photograph
Date
1944 (C20th)
Description
In Lausanne, on 15 June 1944, the festivities marking the 50th anniversary of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) began with the laying of a wreath and speeches in the cemetery near the tomb of Pierre de Coubertin, the founder of the modern Olympic movement. Guests of honour and the widow of Pierre de Coubertin, centre, listen to the speeches in the Bois de Vaux cemetery. On the left is 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 3661 × 3684 px 310 × 312 mm 7 MB
Medium 1018 × 1024 px 86 × 87 mm 1 MB
Small 596 × 600 px 50 × 51 mm 0 MB
Permissions
PERMISSION REQUIRED FOR NON EDITORIAL USAGE
Restrictions
CANNOT BE LICENSED IN SWITZERLAND, LIECHTENSTEIN AND GERMANY

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