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Black and white photograph of US swimmers and twins, Ruth and Eleanor Smith

1998.0017.0027

Object information

What

Type

Collection

Dimensions

W 104mm x H 150mm x D 1mm

Material

Physical Description

Black and white photograph of two girls poised to dive from edge of a pool. "Ruth & Eleanor Smith 13 year old twin mermaids of the Athletic Club of Columbus, Ohio. In line for championship laurels at freestyle swimming, the breast stroke & fa[?]ey diving" is written on the back.

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