Series 10: Photographs of Dorothy Becker, 191-?

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Series 10: Photographs of Dorothy Becker, 191-?

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PXA 1359

Record identifier

nM7lOQXY

Series 10: Photographs of Dorothy Becker, 191-?

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Series 10: Photographs of Dorothy Becker, 191-?

Full title

Series 10: Photographs of Dorothy Becker, 191-?

Date

191-?

Call Numbers

PXA 1359

Record Identifier

nM7lOQXY
Physical Description

Contents

6 photographs - various sizes - gelatin silver
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Out of copyright : Created before 1955

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Includes portraits of Dorothy Becker and photographs of her surfing.

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Full title

Series 10: Photographs of Dorothy Becker, 191-?

NOTES

General note

Transferred from P1 / Becker, Dorothy, January 2012

Date note

Dated by cataloguer

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Presented by Mr J. Lockyer, October 1979
Pic.Acc.5696

Administrative / Biographical history

Dorothy Becker, a Californian woman, was a swimmer and one of the earliets female surfers. During the Great War she rode one of Duke Kahanamoku’s boards alone at Waikiki. Reference: Booth, Douglas, "From Bikinis to Boardshorts: Wahines and the Paradoxes of Surfing Culture", The Journal of Sport History 28, no. 1, 2001, pp. 3-22. The Journal of Sport History (online). http://www.journalofsporthistory.org/ (accessed 4 January 2012)...

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PXA 1359

Record Identifier

nM7lOQXY

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954382

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