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    Item title reads - For Channel swim. Miss Gertrude Ederle - 17 year old American swimming champion arrives. Plymouth, Devon.

    M/S of Gertrude sat on the deck of the ship and leaning against the rail. M/S as she looks at the camera.

    Intertitle - 'In training with Jabez Woolf - hero of many attempts - at Brighton.'

    M/S as they walk across the beach together, she takes her towel off and smiles at the camera. M/S as she wades into the water between two boats and starts to swim. M/S from the side as she swims and they row in the boat next to her.

    Note: this item is orange tinted, there is a shorter black and white version entitled 'Gertrude Ederle' in G 1202 on *PM0408*.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/07/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    19626
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    410.35
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:49:00 / 01:46:16:00
    Canister:
    G 1205
    Sort Number:
    G 1205
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