File 28 - Fairbairn and Rowing

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Fairbairn and Rowing


  • 29th July 1924 - January 1933 (Creation)

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1 file (6 items), paper

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(1893 - 1969)

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Collection of photocopied articles from newspapers by Steve Fairbairn about rowing:

29th July 1924 - 'Style at the Expense of Life. Present Coaching at Fault', The Morning Post

7th July 1931 - 'Rowing Styles, Old and New. Reflections on Henly. Leander Crews Missed', The Morning Post

1932 - 'Thoughts on Henley. Reactions after a race. Mr Fairbairn's Memories to the Editor of the Times'

January 1933 - 'Letters to the Editor. Rowing Styles. Mr S. fairbairn's Views', The Tiems

Promotional leaflet for 'Oar, Skull and Rudder. A Bibliography of Rowing complied by F. Brittain, with an introduction by Steve Fairbairn'

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