Birmingham High School Braves eye banner year for 1956
Valley Times Photo Collection;
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Photograph caption dated October 18, 1956 reads, "These 11 starting players represent the front-line contingent which will be cavorting for the Birmingham High School Braves tomorrow afternoon in Milk Bowl classic against Marshall High School at Birmingham. Looking forward to the best year yet in the school's short athletic history, the Braves will be seeking their third straight win in as many starts. Game tomorrow will be played, along with nearly a score of other tilts, for the benefit of the PTA milk fund, used throughout Los Angeles City Schools to provide milk for needy children. Braves hold win over Roosevelt and Verdugo Hills." Pictured is Greg Mather - Right Tackle. See images 00162322 through 00162323; 00162652; 00162687 through 00162689; 00162693 through 00162695 and 00162705 for additional photos in this series.
1 photographic print : b&w ; 11 x 6 cm. on board 14 x 6 cm.
Birmingham High School (Van Nuys, Calif.)--Students High school athletes High school students Football players Football teams Football uniforms Football Young men Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.) Portrait photographs