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Speedy timber topper
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 caption dated April 20, 1959 reads, "Burbank's stellar hurler Bob Pierce tops last barrier in high hurdle event far ahead of field during big night track meet between Burbank and Burroughs High schools. He turned in time of 14.5 in winning event with ease."
1 photographic print : b&w ; 26 x 21 cm.
Valley Times Collection;
HCNVT_ d063_ f9_ i14
Burbank High School (Los Angeles County, Calif.)--Students
Track and field athletes
Tracks (Athletics)
Hurdling (Track and field)
Hurdles (Fences)
High school athletes
Young men
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Time Period

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