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Pat McCormick
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Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Used in the Exhibit: Play by Play - A Century of L.A. Sports Photography, 1889-1989
Long Beach's Pat McCormick won the platform and springboard diving events in two consecutive Olympics (1952, 1956), performing dives attempted only by men (and outlawed for women until 1952). Her daughter, Kelly, won the silver medal in springboard at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics. Photo dated: July 14, 1955.
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 12276.
McCormick, Pat Keller
Springboard diving
Swimming for women
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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