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Ref No WC/2
Title Commonwealth Games
Description Material relating to the participation of the Scottish Team at the Commonwealth Games. The first Games was held in Hamilton, Canada, in 1930 with the original title of the British Empire and Commonwealth Games. The twenty first version of the Games was held in Gold Coast, Australia, in April 2018. This sub-collection features material gathered by Willie Carmichael which relates to individual Commonwealth Games from London in 1934 to Edinburgh in 1986. Includes papers and correspondence (particularly for the 1970 British Commonwealth Games held in Edinburgh of which Carmichael was Director of Organisation); promotional material such as programmes and pamphlets; memorabilia objects such as badges and commemorative coins; and photographs.
Date 1934-1986
Extent 12 Boxes
Level Sub-Collection
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