The 1948 Olympics in 40 photographs
The Daily Herald Archive, held at the National Media Museum, contains over 3 million photographs and is a fantastic record of world events from 1911 into the 1960s. Forty photographs have been selected from the archive to give an overview of the Olympics Games held in London in 1948.

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