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Juvenile wizards compete at chess
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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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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Photograph caption dated July 16, 1956 reads, "Two-year winner rewarded - Carl Mersola, left, director of Pacific Playground, presents first-place ribbon to Melvin Goldsmith, 16, representing Pacific Playground. This is second year in row that Goldsmith won ribbon at Burbank chess tournament."; See image #00141496 for additional photo in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.).--Department of Parks and Recreation
Chess--Tournaments--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Chess players--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Chessboards--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Chessmen--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Chess clubs--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Chess--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Games--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Parks--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Clubs--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Awards--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Teenage boys--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Men--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Time Period

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