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Gene Autry and Babe Herman
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Used in the Exhibit: Play by Play - A Century of L.A. Sports Photography, 1899-1989.
Singing cowboy star (and future Angels owner) Gene Autry exchanges uniforms with Hollywood Stars outfielder Babe Herman. In the off-season Herman was Gary Cooper's double during the "Pride of the Yankees" shoot. At the time, Cooper was a part-owner of the Stars. Photograph dated: June 30, 1938.
1 photographic print :b&w
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 4912; HE-002-696 4x5
Autry, Gene,--1907-1998
Herman, Babe
Hollywood Stars (Baseball team)
Baseball players--United States
Motion picture actors and actresses--United States
Singers--United States
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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