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Bike club trains for 1956 Olympics
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Chase, Harry
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
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated June 23, 1956 reads "His specialty is bicycles. Charles Morton hangs up two-wheeler in a North Hollywood bike shop where his is employed. Morton trains Valley youngsters to become top athletes. He competed in 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin. Every week he takes 80-mile jaunt to keep in shape. Olympic hopefuls like Tetzlaff benefit from his experience."; See images #00145214 through #00145219 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Men--California--Los Angeles
Cyclists--California--Los Angeles
Bicycle stores--California--Los Angeles
Bicycles--California--Los Angeles
Display of merchandise--California--Los Angeles
North Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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