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Derby time
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated May 29, 1958 reads "This is Los Angeles' 'Derby Downs,' at Avenue 43 and the Arroyo Seco Parkway, where the three Los Angeles-Orange County Soap Box Derby races will be held. Dates are July 31 and Aug. 1 and 2. The Valley Times is co-sponsoring the Derby in San Fernando Valley in cooperation with Chevrolet dealers throughout this area."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Crowds--California--Los Angeles
Spectators--California--Los Angeles
Soap box derbies--California--Los Angeles
Coaster cars--California--Los Angeles
Trees--California--Los Angeles
Express highways--California, Southern
Roads--California--Los Angeles--Interchanges and intersections
Grandstands--California--Los Angeles
Streets--California--Montecito Heights (Los Angeles)
Montecito Heights (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Arroyo Seco Parkway (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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