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|Named Person:||Gertrude Ederle|
|Document Type:||Visual material|
|Notes:||Silent newsreel excerpt.
Roll no. INT631.
Rights held by UCLA Film and Television Archive.
|Contents:||Shot description: Gertrude Ederle having grease applied to her body to protect her from the cold water (close shot). Miss Ederle entering water and crowd on shore watching her take off (several shots). Miss Ederle battling the dangerous currents as she swims alongside of escorting tug (long and close shot). Bill Burgess her trainer gives her advice from side of tug. Taking food from trainer on tug. Miss Ederle swimming strong in a heavy swell alongside of tug (several shots). Dover gives the American wonder a triumphant reception. Miss Ederle walking up gangplank loaded with flowers (several shots). Miss Ederle (closeup shots) (Hearst index card).|