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Title
Athlete Charles Hoff and Bob Weaver, 1926
Date Created and/or Issued
1926
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
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Charles Hoff was excluded from track sport for professionalism in 1926. From 1927 and on Hoff was a sports journalist.
A photograph of Norwegian track athlete Charles Hoff shaking hands with Bob Weaver, then president of the Southern Pacific AAU (Amateur Athletic Commission), while others look on. This was taken during the American tour of the Norwegian sports star.
Text on negative sleeve: Hoff, Charles
Handwritten on negative: Bob Weaver & Chas Hoff
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_9524
ark:/21198/zz002dhm8m
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Athletes--Norwegian--California--Los Angeles
Hoff, Charles, 1902-1985
Weaver, Robert S. (Bob), 1884-1949
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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