A black and white photo postcard of Hawaiian U.S. swimming champion, Paoa 'Duke' Kahanamoku, with the text in French, at the upper right corner: 'KAHANAMOKU/ETATS-UNIS'. Handwritten notes by Australian swimmer, Frank Beaurepaire, feature on the back. Image taken at the Piscine Georges-Vallerey, Port de Lilas, Paris, during the swimming events at the 1924 Olympic Games.
0 - Whole: H: 135 W: 88 D: 1mm (H: 5 5/16 W: 3 7/16 D: 1/16")
Francis Beaurepaire; 13 May 1891; 29 May 1956
Duke Kahanamoku; 24 Aug 1890; 22 Jan 1968
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Ian Beaurepaire