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Bob Penny displays rare Springfield
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph article dated July 3, 1963 partially reads, "Penny, a Southern California resident and businessman, shares a large comfortable home with his wife, six children, a couple of ponys [sic], a big golden retriever and a rare rifle collection valued at more than $50,000. The unusual part of the gun collection is that all 93 guns are Springfield rifles dating from 1859 to 1963 and all are cartridge arms."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Firearms--Private collections--California--San Fernando Valley
Firearms--Collectors and collecting--California--San Fernando Valley
Rifles--California--San Fernando Valley
Springfield rifle
Antiques--California--San Fernando Valley
Men--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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