Monthly Archives: July 2016

1956 Melbourne Olympic Games Skirt, University of Melbourne Archives. Fletcher Jones Business and Family Records, 201.0031.00808

Fletcher Jones: How the 1956 Melbourne Olympics skirt changed everything!

  It is 2016 and once again Olympic fever has taken hold across the country. Australia is a sporting nation which has always taken a keen interest in its athletes, their victories and of course what they are wearing! In recognition of the sixtieth anniversary of the Melbourne Games in 1956, many of Victoria’s collecting […]