Anna Taylor dragged from Cook Straight - Photograph taken by Melanie Burford

Anna Taylor dragged from Cook Straight - Photograph taken by Melanie Burford
Date
14 February 1999
Ref
EP/1999/0445/36A-F
Description

Swimmer Anna Taylor being pulled out of the water unconcious by her trainer. Photographed by Evening Post staff photographer Melanie Burford on the 14th of February 1999.

During her attempt to swim Cook Straight, Taylor spent twelve hours battling the tides. When she was finally caught in a rip she was approximatly 500 metres from finishing.

Quantity: 1 colour original negative(s) Single image on 35mm negative strip.

Finding Aids: Print in Turnbull Library Pictures at Recreation-Swimming (Cabinet no 14, drawer 2)..

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Part of
Dominion Post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers / Anna Taylor dragged from Cook Straight - Photograph taken by Melanie Burford
Format
1 colour original negative(s) Single image on 35mm negative strip, Negatives
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