Sports Day 5-Mile Cycle Race 1921

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dc.identifier.other 98.04.0313
dc.description b&w photograph; postcard
dc.description Very good. Was attached to black matting, which left four small pieces on reverse. Right corners beginning to fray.
dc.description Photo of 11 boys and one priest on Sports Day of 21 October at the beautiful grounds of the Windsor Street campus. Five of the teenage boys (some wearing bi-coloured beanies with SMC "Saint Mary's College" on them) are on bikes about to start a gruelling 5 mile race, with one boy standing behind each cyclist, ready to give a push. The cyclist second from the right (white dress shirt, sleeves rolled up) is 1st Year Arts student Harry Durney, who placed in the 1- and 3-mile cycle races (and the mile walk!) but not this race (see pg. 120 of the 1922 Santamarian yearbook). Other cyclists are Bill Downie and Harry Smith. Another small boy stands off to the right, while Father Phelan (far right, see pg. 21 and 107) is about to give the signal to start. Slightly different photo of this same race is found on pg. 121 of the 1922 Santamarian yearbook.
dc.description Written in white on mat 'Start of five mile cycle race. Field day 1921. S.M.C.' Stamped on reverse 'Post Card, Made in Canada, Correspondence, Address, Place Stamp Here.' Corresponding documentation enclosed. From Art Gallery.
dc.description Date Catalogued: 5/5/1998
dc.description.provenance Made available in DSpace on 2010-11-26T17:05:00Z (GMT). No. of bitstreams: 0 en
dc.format.extent 8.8 cm x 13.9 cm
dc.relation.ispartofseries Saint Mary's History Map -- Windsor Street Campus
dc.subject.other People
dc.subject.other Sports
dc.subject.other Cycling
dc.subject.other Athletes
dc.subject.other Windsor Street Campus
dc.subject.other Students
dc.subject.other Clergy
dc.subject.other Phelan, G. B.
dc.subject.other Durney, J. Henry
dc.subject.other Downie, William
dc.subject.other Smith, Harold
dc.title Sports Day 5-Mile Cycle Race 1921
dc.type Image
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