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Title
Children learn car driving at Encino outings
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Creator
Siddon, Dave
Contributor
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
1956
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
The racing took place at Franklin Fields in Encino.
Photograph caption dated March 27, 1956 reads, "Repairing motor - Engine trouble before Quarter Midgets races concerns Riakes family of Palmdale. Dad, Bob Riakes, repairs motor while Bob, 8, takes care of racing gear and Mickey, 4, sits behind wheel."; See images #00109589 through #00109592 for all photos in this series.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00109590
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d009_f31_i5
CARL0005246048
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/44788
Subject
Midget cars (Automobiles)--California--Los Angeles
Midget car racing--California--Los Angeles
Outdoor recreation--California--Los Angeles
Children--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Fathers and sons--California--Los Angeles
Franklin Fields (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Encino (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs

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