Kathleen Ellis was an American competition swimmer, two-time Olympic champion, and former world record-holder in three events. Ellis represented the United States as a 17-year-old at the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo and won two gold medals as a member of the winning US teams in the women's 4×100-meter freestyle relay and women's 4×100-meter medley relay. Individually, she also received two bronze medals for her third-place finishes in the women's 100-meter freestyle and women's 100-meter butterfly events.
Vintage Gelatin silver print
Image dimensions 16,6 x 24,2 cm (16,6 x 24,2 inch)
Object dimensions 20,4 x 25,3 cm (20,4 x 25,3 inch)
Double weight paper, semi-matte surface
Life credit stamps with photographer's credit, date and story, handwritten annotated »Kathy Ellis« and numerical notations in pencil on the reverse
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