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Title
Basketball's 'Heat Wave
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection;
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
1957
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 caption dated March 8, 1957 reads "Winners of the powerful Burbank Triple A basketball league championship were Bill Arrington's Valley Hot Shots, shown here, who posted an unbeaten record of 15 victories. It was the club's first undefeated season since organized in 1944 and in a three-year span it won 76 games and lost only eight. Pictured, from left, are: Front--Mike Towery, Dennis Houstman, Don Fluke, Jess Barranza [sic], captain, Jim Stehlik and Glen Gale; rear--Kelly Huston, John Myers, Gary Robinson, Mike Tredick, Mike Cusanovich, Buddy Daniels and coach and sponsor Bill Arrington."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm.
Identifier
00162486
Valley Times Collection;
HCNVT_d065_f9_i22
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/132509
Subject
Arrington, Willis
Basketball coaches
Basketball players
Basketball teams
Award winners
High school students
Middle school students
Men
Boys
Awards
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Time Period
1951-1960

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