Photos show the first-ever modern Winter Olympic Games in Chamonix, France, in 1924.
Andrée Joly and Pierre Brunet, bronze medalists in the pairs figure skating event in Chamonix ©IOC
Reverse of the medal with the inscription ©IOC
The audience and the official stand.
Canada, United States match. CAN 1st-USA 2nd (6:1)
The British four-man bobsleigh team. The team, Ralph Broome, Thomas Arnold, Alexander Richardson and Rodney Soher, took silver in the event. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
Figure skating. JOLY Andrée and BRUNET Pierre (FRA) 3rd.
JAKOBSSON Ludovika and JAKOBSSON Walter (FIN) 2nd
Left to right: Herma Planck-Szabo of Hungary (gold), Ethel Muckelt of Britain (bronze) and Beatrix Loughran of the U.S.A. (silver). (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
British Curling team (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)
The Olympic oath is sweared by the warrant officer MANDRILLON, who's holding the French flag.
Finland speed skaters Julius Skutbabb and Clas Thunberg
Sonja Henie, of Norway
Clearing snow to prepare the Olympic stadium
Audience in the Olympic stadium
General view of the Olympic stadium
A group of American skaters practising. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)
The Swedish team (2nd) and the team of Great Britain (1st).
Norwegian ski jumper Jacob Tullin Thams
Swedish and French curling players on skis with their wives
Gaston Vidal, under-secretary, with curling players