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Photograph included in the exhibit: "From Hula Hoops to Hanoi: L.A. Concerns, 1954-1965." Photograph caption dated October 9, 1956 reads, "Members of 'Throttle Queens' put last touches to their pride and joy, club coupe which will compete against male-driven car at the San Fernando Drag Strip. From left are Wilma Brown, Pat Marian, Pat Field, the driver, and June Minnich. Car hit 97 miles per hour and won trophy in its division."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm. Photographic prints
00082875 Valley Times Collection HCN 21059; H-21059.1 4x5 CARL0000025415 http://184.108.40.206/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/41777
Drag racing--California--San Fernando Automobiles--California--San Fernando San Fernando (Calif.) Valley Times Collection photographs