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Title
Horses racing at Santa Anita Park the month it opened, Arcadia, 1934
Date Created and/or Issued
December 1934
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.
View from the turf of about 6 horses racing on the west portion of the main track lead by number 2. Tall trees and the San Gabriel Mountains are visible in the background.
Santa Anita Park, the oldest thoroughbred racetrack in Southern California, opened on December 25, 1934.
Text from negative sleeve: Racing - Santa Anita. 1934. 3054. [box 8].
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_10324
ark:/21198/zz002hb8hd
Subject
Horse racing--California--Arcadia
Horse racetracks
Race horses
Santa Anita Park (Arcadia, Calif.)
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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