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Title
Walter Hagen at the British Open golf tournament, Troon (Scotland), 1923
Date Created and/or Issued
June 14, 1923
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
US
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu. Phone: (310) 825-4988
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Walter Hagen (middle with no hat) at the British Open Gold Tournament.
Photograph appears with the article, "At Troon and is Close Behind Leaders; One Stroke Separates Champ and First Place; American Golf Star in a Position to Capture Title Again by a Good Score Today." Los Angeles Times, 15 Jun. 1923: III1
Walter Hagen was a professional golfer in the Los Angeles area. His professional achievements still hold relevance today with the third most major victories (behind Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods).
Text on negative sleeve: Hagen, Walter Golf
Handwritten on negative: Walter Hagen
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_5072
ark:/21198/zz002cv1h3
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Golfers--California--Los Angeles
Hagen, Walter, 1892-1969
British Open (Golf tournament)
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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