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Adventures of Georgie White, TVs Woman of the rivers

Rose Marie DeRoss

Adventures of Georgie White, TVs Woman of the rivers

by Rose Marie DeRoss

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Published by Gardner Print. & Mailing Co. in Costa Mesa, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • White, Georgie,
  • Rafting (Sports) -- West (U.S.),
  • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico),
  • Grand Canyon (Ariz.),
  • Royal River Rats

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesWoman of the rivers.
    Statementby Rose Marie DeRoss.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination123 p. :
    Number of Pages123
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17624659M
    OCLC/WorldCa19933180

      When we hit white water, she negotiates fast, efficient passage, avoiding whirlpools, skirting rocks, and twisting in and out of drops and waves. It’s a lot of work for an year-old woman. But she loves it. Georgie is a legend in the Grand Canyon. In , she was the first woman to float down the river in a life preserver. Woman Of The River - Georgie White Clark, Whitewater Pioneer.

    See Rose Marie DeRoss, Adventures of Georgie White, TV’s Woman of the Rivers (Palm Desert: Desert Magazine Press, ); “Share the Expense River Trips,” River Rats Advertisement, Georgie and J. R. White, ; “The Summer Spectacle: Its Lures, Thrills, Risks,” Life, August 4, ; Harry Aleson Collection, Manuscript B, Utah. Get this from a library! Woman of the river: Georgie White Clark, white water pioneer. [Dick Westwood] -- Georgie White Clark-adventurer, raconteur, eccentric--first came to know the canyons of the Colorado River by swimming portions of them with a .

    : Woman Of The River: Georgie White Clark, Whitewater Pioneer () by Westwood, Richard and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books .   Georgie’s friends found George and Bessie Hyde’s marriage license and a pistol in her underwear drawer when they were sorting through her things after her death. White died in Las Vegas of stomach cancer in , when she was She’d sold her guiding company, Georgie’s Royal River Rats, the same year.


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