Picture of American swimmer Johnny Weissmuller

Object Type
Documents and books/Document/Card/Postcard
Date Used
1924
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Brief Description
A black and white photo postcard of U.S. and Olympic swimming champion, Johnny Weissmuller, with the text in French, at the upper left corner: 'WEISSMULLER/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.
Measurements
0 - Whole: H: 136 W: 86 D: 1mm (H: 5 3/8 W: 3 3/8 D: 1/16")
Media/Materials
Date Used
1924
Location
In storage
Registration No
1986.1304.203
Credit Line
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Ian Beaurepaire

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