Games of the XIV Olympiad
Height: 27.5 in
Width: 19.75 in
Promotional poster for XIV Olympic Games: Image of Big Ben clock tower partially obscured by white discus thrower statue, Olympic rings at his feet. Black text at top and bottom.
The 1948 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XIV Olympiad, was an international multi-sport event which was hosted by the United Kingdom in London. These were the first Summer Olympics since the 1936 Games in Berlin, after a 12-year hiatus because of World War II.