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Title
Crowd watching at the Legion Ascot Speedway as Bob Swanson and Rex Mays race, Los Angeles, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
August 18, 1935
Publication Information
Los Angeles Daily News
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Daily News Negatives
Rights Information
US
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
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.
Handwritten annotation from nitrate negative: Rex Mays- Bob Swanson race
Text from original nitrate sleeve: Mays, Rex; Swanson, Bob
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1387_11573-08
11573
ark:/21198/zz00254nwk
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
People
Sports
Entertainment
Automobile racing--California--Los Angeles
Legion Ascot Speedway (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Source
Los Angeles Daily News Negatives

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