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This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 20 March 1958, page 12: "The highlight of the North Islands secondary schools' championships was the New Zealand record-breaking 100 yards breaststroke swim by the 13 year old Wanganui Technical College pupil, G. Wallace, who set the new national time of 78.9 sec to break his own junior record set in the New Zealand Championships."

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2017N_2017-20_014682
Title
G. Wallace - New Zealand Record-Breaking Swim
Relation
Manawatu Standard Negative Collection
Format
B&W negative
Held In
Coolstore
Archive
Manawatū Evening Standard Negative Collection

Creation

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Date
March 20, 1958

Object rights

Credit Line
Fairfax Media New Zealand

Taxonomy

Community Tags
championships,
swimming,

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