1912
Stockholm
Sweden

All five continents took part for the first time in the 1912 Games. It was delivered efficiently using the latest technology of the time, including photo finishes and a public address system.

The National Archives holds records relating to the communications costs of the 1912 Olympics.

1 record available

  • Post Office records; transmission of telegrams about the Stockholm Games.
    T 1/11533
    Post Office records; transmission of  telegrams about the Stockholm Games - T 1/11533Preview

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