In pursuit of hockey skills: remembering Joe Wirkkunen

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Title

In pursuit of hockey skills: remembering Joe Wirkkunen

Subject

Sports

Description

Biographical article on Joe Wirkkunen written by Albert Nuttall, October 2007. The article details Joe Wirkkunen's life and his passion for hockey despite a bout of polio as a child. In 1951-52 he spent the winter teaching hockey techniques to the National Team as they were preparing for the upcoming Olympic Games. He eventually returned as head coach in subsequent years

Creator

Albert Nuttal, Montreal

Date

2007

Contributor

Donor Canadan Uutiset

Rights

Public domain

Format

PDF

Identifier

scan#CAUU-054

Collection

Files

Citation

Albert Nuttal, Montreal, “In pursuit of hockey skills: remembering Joe Wirkkunen,” Archives & Digital Collections at Lakehead University Library, accessed September 25, 2022, https://digitalcollections.lakeheadu.ca/items/show/4607.

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