Commonwealth Games

British Commonwealth Games, British Empire Games, British Empire and Commonwealth Games

Commonwealth games, original name British Empire Games. From 1954 to 1966 known as the British Empire and Commonwealth Games. From 1970-1974 known as the British Commonwealth Games.

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Eighth lap of the men's three mile race at the 1950 British Empire Games, Eden Park, Auckland
Date: Feb 1950 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Description: Runners on the eighth lap of the men's three mile race in the 1950 British Empire Games at Eden Park, Auckland. Shows Harold Nelson of Otago leading the fiel...
Winning athletes on podium during awards ceremony for the six mile event, 1950 British Empire Games, Eden Park, Auckland
Date: Feb 1950 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Description: Three runners on the winners' podium during an award presentation for the six mile event at the 1950 British Empire Games, Eden Park, Auckland. Shows Harold ...
Members of the navy, 1950 British Empire Games opening, Auckland
Date: 4 Feb 1950 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Description: Inspection of naval officers during a ceremony at the 1950 British Empire Games opening ceremony at Eden Park, Auckland. Photograph taken on 4 February 1950 ...
South African sculler I R G Stephen with another man, 1950 British Empire Games rowing camp, Karapiro
Date: [ca 31 Jan 1950] From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Description: South African sculler I R G Stephen wearing his official British Empire Games uniform, and standing with another man in a car park at Karapiro. Photograph ta...
Ceylon team at the 1950 British Empire Games opening, Eden Park, Auckland
Date: 4 Feb 1950 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Description: Team from Ceylon (now Sri Lanka) for the 1950 British Empire Games at Eden Park, Auckland. Shows the athletes wearing their official uniforms and parading ro...
English team at the 1950 British Empire Games opening, Eden Park, Auckland
Date: 4 Feb 1950 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Description: Team from England for the 1950 British Empire Games at Eden Park, Auckland. Shows the athletes wearing their official uniforms and parading round the track d...
Team of athletes at the 1950 British Empire Games opening, Eden Park, Auckland
Date: 4 Feb 1950 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Description: Team of athletes in the 1950 British Empire Games at Eden Park, Auckland. Shows the athletes wearing their official uniforms and parading round the track dur...
New Zealand oarsmen eating at 1950 British Empire Games camp, Karapiro
Date: [ca 31 Jan 1950] From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Description: New Zealand oarsmen sitting down to a meal at the 1950 British Empire Games rowing camp at Lake Karapiro. From right: E Smith, B Culpan, J W James, W Tinnick...
Final of men's 200-yard race, 1950 British Empire Games, Eden Park, Auckland
Date: Feb 1950 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Description: Runners heading down the front straight of the track during the final of the 200-yards race in the 1950 British Empire Games at Eden Park in Auckland. Photog...
Runners in the three-mile event, 1950 British Empire Games, Eden Park, Auckland
Date: Feb 1950 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Description: Athletes running in the three-mile event at the 1950 British Empire Games, near to the start of the race at Eden Park, Auckland. Shows the photo finish tower...