Fonds PR-0074 - Victoria Commonwealth Games Society fonds

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Victoria Commonwealth Games Society fonds

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  • Textual records
  • Architectural drawings
  • Photographs
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  • Sound recordings
  • Films and videos
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  • 1986-1995 (Creation)
    Victoria Commonwealth Games Society

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77.77 m of textual records and other material

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The Victoria Commonwealth Games Society moved through four distinct phases during its existence: the bid phase (1987-1988), planning phase (1988-1994), operational phase (1994), and the windup phase (1994-1996).

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Fonds consists mainly of textual records, photographs, and videos of the 1994 Commonwealth Games documenting the planning and hosting of the Games.

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      The fonds also contains ca. 3000 architectural drawings, ca. 170 artifacts, 2 audio discs, 211 audio tape cassettes, 1 audio tape reel, 27 compact discs, ca. 160 computer files, 802 drawings, 1 film reel, 57 graphics, 1 kit, 4 maps, ca. 77,000 photographs, ca. 150 prints and 1147 videocassettes.

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