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Esther Rolick on an ocean liner, Sept. 1948

Esther Rolick on an ocean liner, Sept. 1948

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Title: Esther Rolick on an ocean liner

Date: Sept. 1948

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 14 x 9 cm.

Description: Identification on verso (handwritten): Olympic champ on Saturnia '48

On board the SS Saturnia, in a wrestling match with an Italian girl (much fatter than I). I won out an so apart from being the ship's artist, also the one who directed everyone in morning gymnastics. I was dubbed Miss America - SS Saturnia for that trip!

Creator: Unidentified

Forms part of: Esther G. Rolick papers, 1941-1985

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Esther Rolick on an ocean liner, Sept. 1948 / unidentified photographer. Esther G. Rolick papers, 1941-1985. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 3943