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Title
Glenn "Tiny" Hartranft participating in the discus throw at the Coliseum, Los Angeles, 1922-1927
Date Created and/or Issued
[between 1922-1927]
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.
Photograph depicts Glenn Hartranft participating in the discus throw with track officials or referees in the background. In the distant background, runners can be seen on the track.
Glenn "Tiny" Hartranft was a well-known college track star for Stanford University, and from 1925 to 1928 held the world record distance in the discus throw. He participated in multiple track and field meets, primarily from 1922 to 1927.
Handwritten on negative: Hartrouft[sic]
Text on negative sleeve: Hartrouft[sic], Tiny Track
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_5169
ark:/21198/zz002cv4vq
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Track and field athletes--California--Los Angeles
Discus throwing--California--Los Angeles
Hartranft, Glenn, 1901-1970
Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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