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...
The Prince of Wales is given a rousing welcome despite his delayed arrival in Jersey.
Parisian baker, George Michel, swims Channel in record time.
The swimmer E.H.Temme receives an enthusiastic welcome from family and the crowds.
Joan Brunton, aged 11, swims from Dover to Deal in under 3 hours.
Myrtle Huddlestone stays in water for 21 hours in her attempt to swim the English Channel and raise money for her son's education.
The mayor of Dover makes presentations to 12 year old Joan Brunton in recognition of her record breaking swimming achievements. Kent.
American teenager, Gertrude Ederle, swims the Channel.