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Frank Sinatra and Tommy Lasorda
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Brown, Rob
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Used in the Exhibit: Play by Play - A Century of L.A. Sports Photography, 1899-1989.
The crooner from New Jersey and the ballplayer from Pennsylvania were paisanos--Frank Sinatra sang the National Anthem on Opening Day in 1977, Tommy Lasorda's first full season as the Dodger's manager. Here they chat before Opening Day of the 1981 season, the year Lasorda managed the Dodgers to his first World Series title. Photograph dated April 10, 1981.
1 photographic print :b&w ;36 x 29 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
Sinatra, Frank,--1915-1998
Lasorda, Tommy
Los Angeles Dodgers (Baseball team)
Singers--United States
Motion picture actors and actresses--United States
Baseball--California--Los Angeles
Baseball managers--United States
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs
Time Period

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