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Queen opens Montreal Olympics

After a seemingly never-ending series of problems, the Montreal Olympics are finally about to begin.

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Digital Archives Montreal Olympics: 'The Big Woe' Jan 22, 1999 | 7:24CBC explores the troubled past and uncertain future of the aging Olympic Stadium.
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Digital Archives - Montreal 1976: O.J. Simpson at the OlympicsAug 30, 1976 | 2:07Digital Archives Montreal 1976: O.J. Simpson at the Olympics Audio
Digital Archives Montreal 1976: O.J. Simpson at the Olympics Aug 30, 1976 | 2:07The football great give his two cents on Montreal and its Games.
Digital Archives - Montreal Olympics: Athletes disqualified for steroidsJul 30, 1976 | 4:59Digital Archives Montreal Olympics: Athletes disqualified for steroids Audio
Digital Archives Montreal Olympics: Athletes disqualified for steroids Jul 30, 1976 | 4:59Three athletes are disqualified from the Games for steroids use.
Digital Archives - Montreal Olympics: An international viewpointJul 26, 1976 | 4:08Digital Archives Montreal Olympics: An international viewpoint Audio
Digital Archives Montreal Olympics: An international viewpoint Jul 26, 1976 | 4:08A British reporter gives an international view of the '76 Games.
Digital Archives - Montreal Olympics: A critical view of 'perfect' NadiaJul 25, 1976 | 5:01Digital Archives Montreal Olympics: A critical view of 'perfect' Nadia Audio
Digital Archives Montreal Olympics: A critical view of 'perfect' Nadia Jul 25, 1976 | 5:01Chris Brasher talks about Nadia Comaneci.
Digital Archives - Montreal '76: Olympic opinionsJul 25, 1976 | 6:38Digital Archives Montreal '76: Olympic opinions Audio
Digital Archives Montreal '76: Olympic opinions Jul 25, 1976 | 6:38Canadians share their Olympic opinions from a tavern in Prince Rupert.
Digital Archives - Montreal Olympics: Garapick swims for CanadaJul 21, 1976 | 1:39Digital Archives Montreal Olympics: Garapick swims for Canada Video
Digital Archives Montreal Olympics: Garapick swims for Canada Jul 21, 1976 | 1:3914-year-old Nancy Garapick is about to begin her race, and Canada is hoping for a medal.
Digital Archives - Nadia Comaneci vaults to Olympic historyJul 19, 1976 | 7:11Digital Archives Nadia Comaneci vaults to Olympic history Audio
Digital Archives Nadia Comaneci vaults to Olympic history Jul 19, 1976 | 7:11It is a world first. Standing four feet 11 1/2 inches tall, weighing 86 pounds, a 14-year-old Romanian gymnast vaults in to the history books on July 18, 1976.
Digital Archives - Montreal Olympics: High fences and 'real mean guns'Jul 19, 1976 | 1:54Digital Archives Montreal Olympics: High fences and 'real mean guns' Video
Digital Archives Montreal Olympics: High fences and 'real mean guns' Jul 19, 1976 | 1:54A lighter look at the heavy security surrounding the Olympic Village.
Digital Archives - Montreal Olympics: African nations boycott the GamesJul 19, 1976 | 6:56Digital Archives Montreal Olympics: African nations boycott the Games Audio
Digital Archives Montreal Olympics: African nations boycott the Games Jul 19, 1976 | 6:56Several countries boycott the Games after the IOC does not reprimand New Zealand's athletic involvement with South Africa.
Digital Archives - Queen opens Montreal OlympicsJul 17, 1976 | 1:20Digital Archives Queen opens Montreal Olympics Audio
Digital Archives Queen opens Montreal Olympics Jul 17, 1976 | 1:20After a seemingly never-ending series of problems, the Montreal Olympics are finally about to begin.
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Digital Archives Montreal Olympics: The Taiwan controversy Jul 16, 1976 | 4:26The Olympics begin tomorrow, but without Taiwan.
Digital Archives - Montreal 1976, the eve of the GamesJul 16, 1976 | 7:59Digital Archives Montreal 1976, the eve of the Games Audio
Digital Archives Montreal 1976, the eve of the Games Jul 16, 1976 | 7:59CBC talks to Montrealers about the impact of Olympic preparations on the city.
Digital Archives - Montreal Olympics: Taillibert speaksDec 16, 1975 | 7:21Digital Archives Montreal Olympics: Taillibert speaks Video
Digital Archives Montreal Olympics: Taillibert speaks Dec 16, 1975 | 7:21The Olympic Stadium architect talks about his controversial design.

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