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Baseball at Gilmore Stadium
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Built by Earl Gilmore, Gilmore Stadium opened in May 1934 and was demolished in 1952. The first professional football team in Los Angeles, the Los Angeles Bulldogs played at Gilmore. Before the neighboring Gilmore Field opened in 1939, the Hollywood Stars, a Pacific Coast League baseball team used Gilmore Stadium for their home games.
Photograph caption dated April 5, 1939 reads, "Here is a general view of the debut of Coast League baseball in Hollywood yesterday. Scene is of the Hollywood-Portland game, won by the Stars, 9-5. Crowd of 3500 turned out to watch the game."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
Hollywood Stars (Baseball team)
Gilmore Field (Fairfax, Los Angeles, Calif.)
Baseball--California--Los Angeles
Baseball players--United States
Stadiums--California--Los Angeles
Spectators--California--Los Angeles
Lost architecture--California--Fairfax (Los Angeles)
Fairfax (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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