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Wilson-Vaughan, Jeanne Elizabeth, 1926-2018



  • Existence: February 18, 1926 - April 18, 2018

Biographical Information

Jeanne Wilson Vaughan was a four-time All-American swimmer while at Purdue and represented the United States in the breakstroke at the 1948 Olympics. Following her graduation with a Bachelor of Science degree, Vaughan was active in Lafayette and West Lafayette communities, coaching volleyball and swim teams. She was elected to the Purdue Athletic Hall of Fame in 1998.


Jeanne Wilson Vaughan obituary. Lafayette Journal and Courier. April 19, 2018.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Jeanne Wilson Vaughan papers

 Collection — Box: Box 1
Identifier: MSA 8
Scope and Contents One oversize folder of clippings and photographs of Purdue alumna and Olympic swimmer Jeanne Vaughan.
Dates: 1948; Other: Date acquired: 03/06/2010