Current Location:
Allendale Campus -> Kelly Family Sports Center Louis Track And Field
Location Notes:
LTB; Lobby, Rt. of Entrance

Games of the V Olympiad

Artwork
Identifier:
2008.291.1
Artist:
Stockholm, Sweden
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Poster
Date:
1912
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 27.5 in Width: 19.5 in
Description:
Promotional poster for V Olympic Games: Illustration of almost-nude men twirling and holding flags of various countries, Sweden's flag in the front. White text against orange border reads "Jeux Olympiques, Stockholm 1912, Le 29 Juin-22 Juillet".
Historical Context:
The 1912 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the V Olympiad, were an international multi-sport event held in Stockholm, Sweden, between May 5 and July 22.