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Waterfield night
Alternative Title
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 caption dated July 31, 1947 reads, "Mr. Football, Van Nuys' Bob Waterfield or [sic] the Los Angeles Rams, was honored by Van Nuys Legion post last night at a dinner held in the organization's clubhouse. Here are some of the hundreds of men who were there to honor him, with the guest of honor second from the right in the seated group. Pictured, left to right, are, standing, Bob Snyder, Rams coach; Lorn Thompson, vice commander; A. L. Lane, commander, and Johnny Ussery, adjutant; seated, Fred Gehrke and Tom Harmon, Rams halfbacks; Waterfield, and Bob Kelley, well known radio commentator and the evening's master of ceremonies."
1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm.
Valley Times Collection;
HCNVT_ d061_ f11_ i11
Waterfield, Bob
Los Angeles Rams (Football team : 1946-1994)
American Legion.--Van Nuys Post 193 (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Football teams
Football players
Football coaches
Dinners and dining
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Time Period

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