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First Woman to Swim the Channel: Gertrude Ederle
LAL337985 - First Woman to Swim the Channel: Gertrude Ederle
Medium: colour lithograph
Photo credit: Bridgeman Images
Portrait of swimmer Gertrude Ederle, the first woman to swim the English Channel in 1926,
EVB2950739 - Portrait of swimmer Gertrude Ederle, the first woman to swim the English Channel in 1926,
Medium: black and white photograph
Photo credit: Bridgeman Images
GERTRUDE EDERLE, after breaking the record for first woman to swim the English Channel, 1926
EVB2950738 - GERTRUDE EDERLE, after breaking the record for first woman to swim the English Channel, 1926
Medium: black and white photograph
Photo credit: Bridgeman Images
Gertrude Caroline Ederle, from These Tremendous Years, pub.1938
KW3961067 - Gertrude Caroline Ederle, from These Tremendous Years, pub.1938
Photographer: Ken Welsh
Photo credit: Bridgeman Images
Captain William Webb was the first man to swim the Channel (colour litho)
LAL957543 - Captain William Webb was the first man to swim the Channel (colour litho)
Medium: colour lithograph
Photo credit: Bridgeman Images
Her trainer smothered her in grease for her second attempt in 1926 (colour litho)
LAL957544 - Her trainer smothered her in grease for her second attempt in 1926 (colour litho)
Medium: colour lithograph
Photo credit: Bridgeman Images
Gertrude Ederle, American swimmer who was the first woman to swim the English Channel, 1926 (b/w photo)
LLM5229800 - Gertrude Ederle, American swimmer who was the first woman to swim the English Channel, 1926 (b/w pho ...
Medium: black and white photograph
Photo credit: Bridgeman Images
American swimmer Gertrude Ederle, the first woman to successfully swim the English Channel, 1926 (b/w photo)
LLM5230093 - American swimmer Gertrude Ederle, the first woman to successfully swim the English Channel, 1926 (b/ ...
Medium: black and white photograph
Photo credit: Bridgeman Images
Ederle Coaches Bebe Daniels (b/w photo)
UIG2621657 - Ederle Coaches Bebe Daniels (b/w photo)
Medium: black and white photograph
Photo credit: Bridgeman Images
American swimmer Gertrude Ederle, the first woman to successfully swim the English Channel, receiving advice from her trainer, Jabez Wolff, 1926 (b/w photo)
LLM5230096 - American swimmer Gertrude Ederle, the first woman to successfully swim the English Channel, receivin ...
Medium: black and white photograph
Photo credit: Bridgeman Images
Gertrude Ederle, 1927 (b/w photo)
SZT3023933 - Gertrude Ederle, 1927 (b/w photo)
Medium: black and white photograph
Date: 1927 AD (C20th AD)
Photo credit: Bridgeman Images
L to R: Aileen Riggin, Gertrude Ederle, Helen Wainwright, Three American Olympic Swimming Champions, 1924 (b/w photo)
DGC446556 - L to R: Aileen Riggin, Gertrude Ederle, Helen Wainwright, Three American Olympic Swimming Champions, ...
Medium: black and white photograph
Date: 1923 AD (C20th AD)
Photo credit: Bridgeman Images
Gertrude Ederle in her long-distance costume, well smeared with grease, 1926 (b/w photo)
STC342747 - Gertrude Ederle in her long-distance costume, well smeared with grease, 1926 (b/w photo)
Medium: black and white photograph
Date: 1926 AD (C20th AD)
Photo credit: Bridgeman Images
Gertrude Ederle and Jimmie Walker in New York, 1926 (b/w photo)
SZT3016715 - Gertrude Ederle and Jimmie Walker in New York, 1926 (b/w photo)
Medium: black and white photograph
Date: 1926 AD
Photo credit: Bridgeman Images
A reception for Gertrude Ederle in New York, 1926 (b/w photo)
SZT3016714 - A reception for Gertrude Ederle in New York, 1926 (b/w photo)
Medium: black and white photograph
Date: 1926 AD
Photo credit: Bridgeman Images
Gertrud Ederle, 1926 (b/w photo)
SZT3014690 - Gertrud Ederle, 1926 (b/w photo)
Medium: black and white photograph
Date: 1927 AD (C20th AD)
Photo credit: Bridgeman Images
Gertrud Ederle, 1926 (b/w photo)
SZT3014688 - Gertrud Ederle, 1926 (b/w photo)
Medium: black and white photograph
Date: 1926 AD
Photo credit: Bridgeman Images
Gertrude Ederle returns home to New York after swimming the Channel, 1926 (b/w photo)
XOS1766191 - Gertrude Ederle returns home to New York after swimming the Channel, 1926 (b/w photo)
Medium: black and white photograph
Date: 1926 AD (C20th AD)
Photo credit: Bridgeman Images
Parade along Broadway to welcome Gertrude Ederle home after swimming the Channel, 1926 (b/w photo)
XOS1766183 - Parade along Broadway to welcome Gertrude Ederle home after swimming the Channel, 1926 (b/w photo)
Medium: black and white photograph
Date: 1926 AD (C20th AD)
Photo credit: Bridgeman Images
Gertrud Ederle, 1926 (b/w photo)
SZT3014689 - Gertrud Ederle, 1926 (b/w photo)
Medium: black and white photograph
Date: 1926 AD
Photo credit: Bridgeman Images
Gertrud Ederle, 1926 (b/w photo)
SZT3014691 - Gertrud Ederle, 1926 (b/w photo)
Medium: black and white photograph
Date: 1926 AD
Photo credit: Bridgeman Images
Swimmer Gertrude Ederle, at Cape Griz Nez, France, beginning her successful attempt to swim the English Channel, August 6, 1926. With her body is coated with lanolin to protect against jellyfish and the cold water, she became the first woman to swim across the English Channel. At left is Lillian Cannon, of Baltimore, Md., offering her best wishes
EVB7069357 - Swimmer Gertrude Ederle, at Cape Griz Nez, France, beginning her successful attempt to swim the Engl ...
Medium: photograph
Date: 1926 AD (C20th AD)
Photo credit: Bridgeman Images
The American swimmer Clarabelle Barrett is greased up by her trainer before attempting to swim the Channel, August 1926 (b/w photo)
STC370051 - The American swimmer Clarabelle Barrett is greased up by her trainer before attempting to swim the C ...
Medium: black and white photograph
Date: 1926 AD (C20th AD)
Photo credit: Bridgeman Images