Item Details

Found in WSLS-TV (Roanoke, VA) News Film Collection, 1951 to 1971 1957 April

Boston Athletic Association Re-Measure the Boston Marathon'S 26-Mile Route

Digital Collection

The WSLS-TV News Film Collection, 1951-1971, comprises anchor scripts and 16mm news film created by Roanoke, Va., television station WSLS. A grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities funded the preservation and digitization of this collection.

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Format
Online; Video; Streaming Video; Anchor Script
Release Date
1957-04-19
Run Time
52 seconds
Sound
Silent
Color
BW
Abstract
Men from the Boston Athletic Association measure the route from Hopkinton to Boston and find that the supposed 26-mile course only measures 25.45 miles.
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