TITLE

DIFFERENT STROKES

AUTHOR(S)
Conn, Earl
PUB. DATE
November 2000
SOURCE
Saturday Evening Post;Nov/Dec2000, Vol. 272 Issue 6, p72
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the International Swimming Hall of Fame, which is located in the city of Ft. Lauderdale coast, Florida. Background information on the careers of swimmers Johnny Weismuller, Buster Crabbe, and Esther Williams; Facilities of the Hall of Fame Aquatic Center; Details on the structure of the hall of fame.
ACCESSION #
3667186

 

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