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A historical-ethnographic account of a Canadian woman in sport, 1920-1938

A historical-ethnographic account of a Canadian woman in sport, 1920-1938

the story of Margaret (Bell) Gibson

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gibson, Margaret Bell, -- 1917-,
  • Sports for women -- Canada -- History.,
  • Jumping.,
  • Women athletes -- Interviews.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Katherine M. Laubman.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationvii, 204 leaves
    Number of Pages204
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15524779M

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