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Alejandro Lavorante
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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
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes.
First photograph caption dated May 12, 1961 reads "Argentina's newest boxing hero, Alejandro Lavorante, spectacular knockout conqueror of third-ranked heavyweight Zora Folley, set his sight on a single target today." Second photograph caption dated January 22, 1963 reads "Still in coma." Third photograph caption dated March 4, 1963 reads "Alejandro Lavorante." The article partially reads "Healthy looking and athletic in appearance, boxer Alejandro Lavorante works out daily at California Lutheran Hospital despite being in a semi-conscious condition from a brain injury he received five months ago."
1 photographic print : b&w ; 26 x 21 cm.
Valley Times Collection;
Lavorante, Alejandro
Boxers (Sports)
Boxing (Sports)
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Time Period

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