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Title
Dorothy Poynton in action
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1932
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Dorothy Poynton, pretty blonde 17-year-old "daughter of Los Angeles," holds the distinction of being the favorite to win the Olympic high diving contests of the world's most graceful and skillful mermaids today. Miss Poynton, who was the "baby" of the American Olympic team in 1928, won third place in the springboard diving at that time. Recently she won the national high diving title. Photo dated: August 12, 1932.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00055942
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 2060.
CARL0000058935
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/20927
Subject
Poynton, Dorothy
Diving for women
Springboard diving
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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