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Title
Ronald Reagan wrist wrestling with Bill Sobranes, Sacramento, California, 1972
Contributor
Luna Imaging, Inc. 2702 Media Center Drive Los Angeles, CA 90065-1733 (http://www.lunaimaging.com)
Date Created and/or Issued
1972
2014-05-06
October 25, 2013
Contributing Institution
Sonoma County Library
Collection
Sonoma County Library Photograph Collection
Rights Information
Sonoma County Library, 211 E Street, Santa Rosa, CA 95401 (http://www.sonomalibrary.org)
The Sonoma County Library makes no assertions as to ownership of any original copyrights to digitized images and can claim only physical ownership of the image(s) described in this records. However, these images are intended for Personal or Research use only. Any other kind of use, including, but not limited to commercial or scholarly publication in any medium or format, public exhibition, or use online or in a web site, may be subject to additional restrictions including but not limited to the copyrights held by parties other than the Library. USERS ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE for determining the existence of such rights and for obtaining any permissions and/or paying associated fees necessary for the proposed use. Preferred credit line is: Courtesy, the Sonoma County Library. Please see additional reproduction and reuse information at https://sonomalibrary.org/locations/sonoma-county-history-and-genealogy-library/order-photo
Description
Bill Sobranes (1921-2003), columnist with the Argus-Courier and wristwrestling promoter, wrestles with then California Governor Ronald Reagan (1911-2004); David DeVoto (1931-), acts as referee.
Sobranes and DeVoto formed the World's Wristwresting Championship, Inc in Petaluma in 1962; in 1969 DeVoto contracted with ABC and the championship was viewed on Wide World of Sports for 16 years; Sobranes broke a rib during the match and Reagan won; Ref: San Francisco Chronicle, 2003-06-11.
GNIS
Approximate geocoding
13
Title supplied by cataloger.
Reprinted from original print by the Lab, 400 Tesconi Circle, Santa Rosa, Calif., October 25, 2013.
Sonoma County Tourism Grant (2012-2013)
Grant provided to the Sonoma County Library through the Sonoma County Advertising Program.
Print: Sonoma County Archives (managed by Sonoma County History & Genealogy Library, 211 E Street, Santa Rosa, CA 95401 https://sonomalibrary.org/locations/sonoma-county-history-and-genealogy-library)
High resolution master image (400 ppi)
RGB
Adobe Photoshop CC (Macintosh)
Type
image
Format
1 photographic print
black-and-white
18 x 25 cm; with borders, 20 x 25 cm
image/jp2
37733136
image/tiff
8 8 8
400
uncompressed
3988
3152
Identifier
Sonoma Heritage Collection -- Sonoma County Library
cstr_pho_041471
ANNEX PHOTO 41471; ARCHIVES PHOTO 41471
37565011097432 (ANNEX PHOTO 41471); 37565024698168 (ARCHIVES PHOTO 41471)
http://heritage.sonomalibrary.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15763coll2/id/24231
Subject
Black-and-white photographs
Prominent Sonoma County Residents
Sobranes, Bill, 1921-2003
Reagan, Ronald, 1911-2004
DeVoto, David, 1931-
Politicians
Arm-wrestling
Time Period
1972
Place
United States
California
Sacramento
Sacramento, California
38.5615405,-121.4429125
Relation
Sonoma County Library Photograph Collection GUIDE
Sonoma County Library Photograph Collection

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