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Photos from the 1959 Sydney Crusade
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Crowds at the final service at the Sydney Showground, May 10th. Crowds were packed into the Showground and the adjourning Cricket Grounds. The combined attendance was 150,000.
Crowds at the final service at the Sydney Showgrounds
Crowds at the final service at the Sydney Showground.
Press and film coverage of the final crusade service. Film of crusade services was broadcast over television (The Graham meetings were one of the very first national television events in Australia) as well as over land-lines. The man sitting on the platform, with a coat and tie and holding a notebook is Jerry Beaven, director of public relations for the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association.
Graham preaching during the final service



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