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Title
Old friends?
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection;
Creator
Leach, Larry
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
1964
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.
http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/UND/1.0/
Description
Photograph was edited for publication purposes.
The Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena, located at 3939 S. Figueroa Street, was officially opened on July 4, 1959 by then Vice President Richard M. Nixon and was designed by Welton Becket; general contractor was L.E. Dixon Company. The last event at the arena was a Bruce Springsteen concert. The arena was closed on March 19, 2016 and demolished to make room for a new soccer stadium.
Photograph caption dated April 8, 1964 reads "Gordon Haworth (7) and Leo LaBine (8) of the Los Angeles Blades will get the chance tonight to renew old 'friendships' with their neighbors from the north when the Blades and the San Francisco Seals meet for their first championship playoff game. Ed Panagabko (8), Al Nicholson (11) and Tom Thurlby (4) of the Seals are shown."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm.
Identifier
00157816
Valley Times Collection;
HCNVT_d062_f25_i21
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/130725
Subject
Haworth, Gordon
Labine, Leo
Panagabko, Ed
Nicholson, Al
Thurlby, Tom
Los Angeles Blades (Hockey team)
San Francisco Seals (Hockey team)
Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Hockey players
Men
Hockey
Hockey arenas
Los Angeles (Calif.)
Time Period
1961-1970

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