skip to content

Displaying 1-10 of 262
  • Olympic cauldron Garmisch-Partenkirchen 1936

    Olympic cauldron Garmisch-Partenkirchen 1936

    It was at Garmisch-Partenkirchen that a symbolic flame was first lit for the Winter Games ©Getty
    Monday, January 4, 2010 1:21 PM | Photo
  • Winter Games Garmisch-Partenkirchen 1936 Medal

    Winter Games Garmisch-Partenkirchen 1936 Medal

    On the obverse, in the upper half, an ancient chariot pulled by three horses, driving on a triumphal arch composed of four rays. A Goddess of Victory sits on the chariot holding a laurel crown. In the bottom half, in front of a picture, an illustration of winter sports equipment with some examples. Around, there is the inscription “GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN”. On the reverse, which is deliberately simple, the Olympic rings and the inscription “IV OLYMPISCHE WINTERSPIELE 1936”.
    Thursday, February 6, 1936 1:30 PM | Photo
  • Winter Olympics

    Winter Olympics

    7th February 1936: One of the Bobsleigh runs at the Garmisch-Partenkirchen Winter Olympics. (Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images)
    Thursday, February 6, 1936 11:00 PM | Photo
  • Ice Hockey Match

    Ice Hockey Match

    February 1936: An ice hockey match between the USA and Canada during the Winter Olympics at Garmisch-Partenkirchen. (Photo by Central Press/Getty Images)
    Friday, January 31, 1936 11:00 PM | Photo
  • Figure Skating

    Figure Skating

    February 1936: Maxie Herber and Ernst Baier winning the 1936 Olympic Pairs figure skating gold medal at Garmisch-Partenkirchen. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
    Friday, January 31, 1936 11:00 PM | Photo
  • General view of the Olympic flame

    General view of the Olympic flame

    6-16 Feb 1936: General view of the Olympic flame at the 1936 Winter Olympic Games in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany. \ Mandatory Credit: IOC/Olympic Museum /Allsport
    Wednesday, February 5, 1936 11:00 PM | Photo
  • Olympic Bobsleigh

    Olympic Bobsleigh

    Feb 1936: The Winter Olympics, Garmisch - Partenkirchen. Members of the Swiss II 4 man bob team Capadrutt, Feierabend, Butikofer and Aichele who finished second overall to their compatriot's in Swiss I. Mandatory Credit: Allsport Hulton/Archive
    Thursday, January 30, 1936 11:00 PM | Photo
  • Olympic flag

    Olympic flag

    16 Feb 1936: The Olympic flag is taken down during the Closing Ceremony of the 1936 Winter Olympic Games in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany. \ Mandatory Credit: IOC/Olympic Museum /Allsport
    Saturday, February 15, 1936 11:00 PM | Photo
back to top Fr