University of Illinois at Chicago Century of Progress World's Fair, 1933-1934 (University of Illinois at Chicago)
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Contests (4)
Swimmers (2)
Swimming (2)
Awards (2)

Creator
Kaufmann & Fabry co. (4)

Date
1934 (2)
ca. 1933-1934 (2)

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7.25x9.5 (1)
9.25x7.25 (1)
9.25x7.5 (1)
9.5x7.25 (1)

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[Participants swimming in the National Athletic Union outdoor title racing carnival held at the Century
1. [Participants swimming in the National Athletic Union outdoor title racing carnival held at the Century of Progress Lagoon.]
"Chicago: New World's records in swimming are promised when these three champions start paddling in their
2. "Chicago: New World's records in swimming are promised when these three champions start paddling in their favorite events on the program of the National A.A.U. outdoor title racing carnival in the World's Fair Lagoon, scheduled for July 6, 7, and 8. One of the greatest fields ever assembled will compete in the eleven titular events carded. Picture here, from top to bottom, are Leonard Spence, of the New York A.C., Ralph Flanagan, of the Greater Miami A.A., and Jack Medica, of the Washington A.C., Seattle. Leonard Spence is the National A.A.U. breastroke world's record holder at 220 yards and 440 yards champion in this style. Flanagan holds the American mark for one mile, 21 minutes, 12 1/5 seconds. Medica boasts the world's record, 10 minutes 15.4 seconds for 880 yards, free style."
"John Jay high school, Cleveland, Ohio, was awarded the Century of Progress trophy given to the school
3. "John Jay high school, Cleveland, Ohio, was awarded the Century of Progress trophy given to the school which won the greatest number of individual awards in the International commercial schools contest concluded at the World's Fair Thursday night (June 28th). E.W. Harrison, teacher in the school received the award from Col. Robert Isham Randolph, assistant to the general manager of the Fair. To the right is Violet Molner, Cleveland, who won first place in the amateur shorthand event for high schools."
"Winner in the International Schools contest concluded at the Chicago World's Fair Thursday night (June
4. "Winner in the International Schools contest concluded at the Chicago World's Fair Thursday night (June 28th). Arnie Wilson, Lake College, Waukegan, Ill., first place amateur bookkeeping for business colleges."

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