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Title
Hollywood park harness racing
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection;
Creator
Dean, Gordon
Contributor
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
1964
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/UND/1.0/
Description
Title supplied by cataloger. Photograph was edited for publication purposes. Original photograph has a vertical crease on the left side of the picture.
The Streamline Moderne style Hollywood Park, built in 1937, was located at 1050 South Prairie Avenue in Inglewood. It was designed by architect Stiles O. Clements and landscape architect Edward Huntsman-Trout. Later additions to the park were designed by Fred Barlow, Jr. In 2012, the property was renamed Betfair Hollywood Park. The park closed in May, 2013 and development of a football stadium complex began in October, 2016.
Photograph caption dated October 7, 1964 reads "Staff photographer Gordon Dean catches unique shot of startof [sic] race as Western Harness Racing Association opened its 36-day meeting Tusday [sic] at Hollywood Park." The racetrack is in Inglewood.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print : b&w ; 20 x 36 cm.
Identifier
00157920
Valley Times Collection;
HCNVT_d062_f31_i5
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/131091
Subject
Betfair Hollywood Park (Inglewood, Calif.)
Harness drivers
Men
Spectators
Harness racing
Harness racehorses
Horses
Racetracks (Horse racing)
Grandstands
Gates
Flags--United States
Inglewood (Calif.)
Time Period
1961-1970

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