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Mayor Samuel Yorty--into the pool every morning
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Valley Times Photo Collection
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph article dated May 10, 1962 partially reads, "Before Mayor Samuel W. Yorty begins his day's work at City Hall, he swims a few lengths of the heated pool at his Studio City home. The swim is a morning ritual for the 52-year-old mayor, and only poor weather keeps him out of the water."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Yorty, Sam,--1909-1998
Yorty, Sam,--1909-1998--Homes and haunts
Mayors--California--Los Angeles
Swimmers--California--Los Angeles
Swimming--California--Los Angeles
Swimming pools--California--Studio City (Los Angeles)
Dwellings--California--Studio City (Los Angeles)
Studio City (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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