Amelia Gade Corson, first mother and second woman to swim English Channel

amelia gade corsonAmelia Gade Corson, first mother and second woman to swim English Channel

This parade took place September 10, 1926 in honor of Amelia Gade Corson, first mother and second woman to swim English Channel

Click here to view a map of the ticker tape parade markers for achievements in swimming.

There were only two ticker tape parades thrown in honor of an achievement in the sport of swimming.