Swimming Medals: 9ct gold fob/medal with 'Bsrc' on front, engraved on reverse '100 Yds Swimming Championship, K.Buckpitt, 15.2.08'; plus 9ct gold fob/medal with 'Sophia J.Haslet/McConnell St. Bulimba/1918' on front, engraved on reverse 'Ladys House Club Sw
FINA world record certificate: 'F.I.N.A., We Hereby Certify That the Performance of J.Konrads Australia, 220 Yards Freestyle 2 Min.01,9 Sec. Made on January 22, 1960 at Sydney, Passed By Amateur Swimming Union of Australia, Is a World's Record, Confirmed i
Bankstown presentation banner: beautiful hand-painted presentation parchment banner, 'To John and Ilsa Konrads, World Swimming Champions, From the Municipality of Bankstown NSW', decorated with Australian wildfl owers, overall 54x85 cm, in original wooden
1958 Australian swimming Team Shirts: one in olive-green made by Speedo; other in deep green made by Universal Co. Tokyo, both with pockets embroidered 'A.S.U.A, (Australian Coat-Of-Arms), Far East 1958'. (2 items)
FINA world record certificate: 'F.I.N.A., We Hereby Certify That the Performance of National Team Australia, J.Konrads, G.Hamilton, J.Devitt, G.Chapman, 4x220 Yards Freestyle Relay 8 Min 24,5 sec made on March 5.1958 at Sydney, passed by the Amateur Swimmi
FINA world record certificate: 'F.I.N.A., We Hereby Certify That the Performance of J.Konrads, 880 Yards Freestyle 9 Min 14,5 Sec Made on Febr.22.1958 at Melbourne, passed by Amateur Swimming Union of Australia is a world's record, confirmed in compliance
John Konrads' Diaries and Swimmer's log books: Diary 22nd July - 18th September 1956. Writing pad with 8pp hand-written account of 1956 pre-Olympics training camp at Townsville. Includes pacing Lorraine Crapp for her 440yds/400m world record on 23rd August
John Konrads' photographs: Huge collection c1955-64, including photographs (642), slides (261), negatives (c134) and large format colour transparencies (5). Approximately half the shots taken by Konrads. Noted early world records by John and Ilsa Konrads;
Swimming: 'The Badminton Library of Sports and Pastimes - Swimming' by Sinclair and Henry (edited by, the Duke of Beaufort) (London, 1903); plus nice c1900 photograph of a swimming club, with names of swimmers and officials printed on mount in gold, overal
Harold Holt (1908-67, 17th Prime Minister of Australia, whose term as Prime Minister dramatically ended in December 1967 when he disappeared while swimming at Cheviot beach near Portsea and was presumed drowned), signed letter dated 21st Dec. 1966 on 'Prim
Grant Hackett's World Record Body Suit: Display comprising 'Speedo' Body Suit with 'Aus/(Southern Cross)' logo at right and 'World Champs 2001' at left, signed below by Grant Hackett, mounted in display case with 'Speedo' swimming cap signed by Grant Hacke
Cased silver gilt medallion with 'N.S.W. Women's Amateur Swimming Association' on the front, '500 Yards Teams Championship of N.S.W. 1935-36. M. Musgrove, Time 5 Minutes 50 2/5 Secs; 21.1.36' on the reverse
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