Title: Ice Skater

Description: Ice skater could possibly be Sonja Henie "who was a three-time Olympic Champion (1928, 1932, 1936), a ten-time World Champion (1927-1936) and a six-time European Champion (1931-1936). Henie won more Olympic and World titles than any other ladies figure skater. . . Henie is credited with being the first figure skater to adopt the short skirt costume in figure skating, wear white boots, and make use of dance choreography." (Wikipedia, 2010-03-08).

Date: circa 1930s

Photographer: Ward Hunt

Item Type: Photograph, b/w, 8x10 in.

Collection: Ward Hunt Collection (P33)
See finding aid: http://localhistory.kclibrary.org/u?/Local,36857

Location: P33, Ward Hunt Collection, #44

Subject: Skaters; Athletes; Photographers;

Local Subject: Kansas City Star; Hunt, Ward;

Digital Format: JPEG

Barcode: 10016579

Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri

Rights: Reproduction (printing, downloading, or copying) of images from Kansas City Public Library requires permission and payment for the following uses, whether digital or print: publication; reproduction of multiple copies; personal, non-educational purposes; and advertising or commercial purposes. Please order prints or digital files and pay use fees through this website. All images must be properly credited to: "Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri." Images and texts may be reproduced without prior permission only for purposes of temporary, private study, scholarship, or research. Those using these images and texts assume all responsibility for questions of copyright and privacy that may arise.