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Hot rodders aid needy tots
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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The San Fernando Drag Strip, in operation during the 1950s and 1960s, was located at Glenoaks Blvd. and Arroyo Avenue.
Photograph caption dated August 2, 1956 reads, "Participating at kick-off ceremonies for ticket sale for Drag Strip Day are, from left [sic], Orlanda Munyon, Miss Panorama City; Herb Lightfoot, president of Panorama City Kiwanis Club, and Tom Indovina, local hot rodder. Proceeds of racing day Aug. 26 at San Fernando Drag Strip will go to Kiwanis Club underprivileged children project."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Kiwanis of Panorama City
Kiwanis of Panorama City--Presidents
Drag racing--California--San Fernando
Drag racers--California--San Fernando
Dragsters--California--San Fernando
Hot rods--California--San Fernando
Women--California--San Fernando
Men--California--San Fernando
San Fernando Drag Strip (San Fernando, Calif.)
San Fernando (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs
Portrait photographs
Group portraits

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