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Title
Crowd watching at the Legion Ascot Speedway as Bob Swanson and Rex Mays race, Los Angeles, 1935
Contributor
Legion Ascot Speedway (Los Angeles, Calif.) (subject)
University of California, Los Angeles. -- Library. -- Dept. of Special Collections (repository)
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Daily News Negatives
Rights Information
copyrighted
Copyright is owned by the UC Regents
Description
Text from original nitrate sleeve: Mays, Rex; Swanson, Bob
Handwritten annotation from nitrate negative: Rex Mays- Bob Swanson race
The crowd looks on at Legion Ascot speedway at the race between Rex Mays and a champion of the smaller "midget" car, Bob Swanson. The day's program consisted of a variety of challenges, with both drivers using "big" cars and "midget" cars during different races.
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Type
image
Format
1 photograph
Identifier
edu.ucla.library.specialCollections.losAngelesDailyNews:1509
11573
uclamss_1379_11573-08
ark:/21198/zz00254nwk
Subject
People
Entertainment
Sports
Automobile racing -- California -- Los Angeles
Place
Los Angeles (Calif.)
Relation
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archive. Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA

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