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Title
Jackie Robinson
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1939
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Title supplied by cataloger.; Photograph was edited for publication purposes.
Photograph caption dated March 31, 1939 reads "U.C.L.A.'s big hope to upset Oregon State was Jumping Jackie Robinson, one of the most dangerous ball carriers on the coast when in top form. Robinson has recovered from injuries and he was to start today." Long before he broke Major League Baseball's color line with the Brooklyn Dodgers, Jackie Robinson excelled in football at UCLA. During the 1940s, he also played professionally, with the L.A. Bulldogs (football) and the L.A. Red Devils (basketball).
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00106769
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 8621
CARL0005329338
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/32085
Subject
Robinson, Jackie,--1919-1972
UCLA Bruins (Football team)
Football--California--Los Angeles
Football players--United States
Men--California--Los Angeles
Portrait photographs
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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