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Swim team at Robinson Trueblood swimming pool - Tallahassee, Florida.
The first swim team included (standing, L-R) Roy Beard, Eddie Graham, Edward Holifield, Bishop Holifield, Charles Rambo, Manuel Rivas, Ulysees Pittman; and James Barnes. Kneeling are Ricky Eubanks, Eugene Cromer, Ellis Carr, Hansel Tookes, M. Raines, and Raymond Williams.
Robinson Trueblood Swimming Pool on Dade Street was built by the city in response to wade-ins by blacks at all white pools. It was the only pool where blacks could swim and train as lifeguards.
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Swim team at Robinson Trueblood swimming pool - Tallahassee, Florida. 20th century. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/155139>, accessed 18 September 2021.
Swim team at Robinson Trueblood swimming pool - Tallahassee, Florida. 20th century. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/155139>.