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Cal Crew wins Olympic gold in 1928....



Item # 650145

August 10, 1928

THE DETROIT NEWS, August 10, 1928

* University of California Golden Bears
* Cal Crew wins Olympic gold in rowing (1st)


The front page of the sport's section (inside) has a nice banner headline: "CALIFORNIA CREW WINS WORLD ROWING CHAMPIONSHIP" with subheads a large photo of the team with names. (see) First report coverage on the University of California Golden Bears Crew winning the gold medal in the 1928 Summer Olympics in rowing. This was the very 1st of 3 gold medals for Cal in this event.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally good.

Category: The 20th Century

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