Story: Meltzer, Jacob

Jacob Meltzer (left), Walter Nash (centre) and members of New Zealand's Olympic management, 1958

Jacob Meltzer (left), Walter Nash (centre) and members of New Zealand's Olympic management, 1958

An avid interest in sport encouraged Jacob Meltzer to act as the manager of the 1958 Empire Games team and become an executive member of the New Zealand Olympic and British Empire Games Association.

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How to cite this page:

Sherwood Young. 'Meltzer, Jacob', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2000. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/5m44/meltzer-jacob (accessed 3 December 2021)