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Digital Photograph - Boys Diving at the Olympic Pool, Richmond, 1939 Image Reg. No: MM 110096

Summary:
Black and white photograph showing boys practicing diving at the Olympic pool in Richmond, Melbourne in 1939.

Photograph collected as part of Melbourne's Biggest Family Album in 2006.
Description:
Digital image file. A digital photograph was taken of the original black and white print.
Description Of Content:
Two boys diving off diving boards into pool, with cloudy sky in background. The boy nearest camera has his arms pointing up in the air, while the boy furthest from camera has arms pointed down at the water.Two diving boards are visible at left and groups of people are watching in the background.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Miss Kathleen Gawler, 2006
Acknowledgement:
Contributed by Miss Kathleen Gawler
Discipline: History

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Tagged with: diving boards, spectators, swimming, swimming pools, water safety, diving, water sports
Themes this item is part of: Leisure Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: SPORT
Secondary Classification: Diving
Tertiary Classification: practice
People Depicted: unknown
Format: Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Richmond, Victoria, Australia, 1939
Photographer: Miss Kathleen Gawler

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