top: A racing clerk assists the Italian runner Dorando Pietri across the finish line in the marathon, at the White City stadium. Pietri was first past the post after taking a wrong turning and receiving medical attention for a fall. Although disqualified, he received a gold cup for his efforts from Queen Alexandra
bottom left: W. Bean, Captain MacDonnell and Sir Cosmo Duff Gordon of the British fencing team pose with dueling pistols.
bottom right: A Danish gymnast demonstrates the high jump
Silver medallist Peter Norman from Australia (left), Gold Medallist Tommie Smith, (center) and Bronze medallist John Carlos (right) after the 200m in the 1968 Summer Olympics wearing Olympic Project for Human Rights badges.