An envelope for a letter written by Major Sam Barclay, headmaster of the Albert Park S.S., on 12 December, 1910, to former student, and champion Australian swimmer, Frank Beaurepaire, upon his return to Australia, from a record-breaking tour of England and Europe. Written on the envelope, by Barclay, is: 'MR FRANK DE BEAUREPAIRE/CHAMPION SWIMMER/OF THE WORLD!!/ALBERT PARK'.
0 - Whole: H: 95 W: 123 D: 1mm (H: 3 3/4 W: 4 13/16 D: 1/16")
Francis Beaurepaire; 13 May 1891; 29 May 1956
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Ian Beaurepaire