skip to content

Displaying 51-60 of 65
  • Olympic Hurdlers

    Olympic Hurdlers

    July 1908: Mike Murphy (centre) chats with American 400 metre hurdlers Harry Hillman (left), who won the Olympic gold medal in 1904, and Charles Bacon during a training session at the 1908 London Olympics. Bacon won the event, breaking the world record with a time of 55.0 seconds. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)
    Tuesday, June 30, 1908 10:00 PM | Photo
  • Archery Medallist

    Archery Medallist

    July 1908: Mrs A Hill-Lowe, bronze medal winner in the Women's National Round Archery event at the 1908 London Olympics. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)
    Tuesday, June 30, 1908 10:00 PM | Photo
  • Ewry Jumps

    Ewry Jumps

    July 1908: US athlete Ray Ewry (1873 - 1937), at the Olympic Games held in London in 1908. A practitioner of the now arcane standing jumps, Ewry earned everlasting fame by winning a record ten Olympic gold medals in the Standing High Jump, Standing Triple Jump and Standing Long Jump. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)
    Tuesday, June 30, 1908 10:00 PM | Photo
  • Ray Ewry

    Ray Ewry

    23rd July 1908: Ray Ewry of the USA in action during the Standing High Jump event at the 1908 London Olympics, for which he won the gold medal. He also won a gold medal for the Standing Long Jump. He dominated these discontinued events and the discontinued Standing Triple Jump, winning eight Olympic gold medals between 1900 and 1908, and two more at the 'Intercalated' Olympics of 1906. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)
    Wednesday, July 22, 1908 10:00 PM | Photo
  • Ray Ewry

    Ray Ewry

    US athlete Ray Ewry, 20th July 1908. Ewry won the gold medal for the (standing) high jump at the London Olympics of 1908. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
    Sunday, July 19, 1908 10:00 PM | Photo
  • Henry Taylor

    Henry Taylor

    6th July 1908: British swimmer Henry Taylor, who won the 400 metre race at the London Olympic Games at White City, with his trainer. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)
    Sunday, July 5, 1908 10:00 PM | Photo
  • Martin Sheridan

    Martin Sheridan

    Martin Sheridan of the USA preparing for the standing long jump event during a practice session at the 1908 London Olympics. Martin Sheridan won a silver medal at the 1906 Olympics at Athens and bronze medal at 1908 London Olympics. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)
    Sunday, July 5, 1908 10:00 PM | Photo
  • Ray Ewry

    Ray Ewry

    7th July 1908: Ray Ewry of the USA in practice at the 1908 London Olympics. He won the gold medal for the Standing High Jump, as well as a gold medal for the Standing Long Jump. He dominated these discontinued events and the discontinued Standing Triple Jump, winning eight Olympic gold medals between 1900 and 1908, and two more at the 'Intercalated' Olympics of 1906. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)
    Monday, July 6, 1908 10:00 PM | Photo
  • Olympic Archers

    Olympic Archers

    15th July 1908: Women archers participating in the National Round (60 yards -50 yards) at the 1908 London Olympics, which was won by Sybil 'Queenie' Newall of Great Britain. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)
    Tuesday, July 14, 1908 10:00 PM | Photo
  • Olympic Archery

    Olympic Archery

    Women competitors in the National Round (60 yards - 50 yards) Archery event of the 1908 London Olympics which was won by Sybil 'Queenie' Newall of Great Britain. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)
    Tuesday, July 14, 1908 10:00 PM | Photo
back to top Fr