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Title
Shhh! Blades may be best in Western loop
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection;
Creator
Hyde, Alan
Contributor
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
1962
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
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Description
The Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena, located at 3939 S. Figueroa Street, was officially opened on July 4, 1959 by then Vice President Richard M. Nixon and was designed by Welton Becket; general contractor was L.E. Dixon Company. The last event at the arena was a Bruce Springsteen concert. The arena was closed on March 19, 2016 and demolished to make room for a new soccer stadium.
Photograph caption dated November 13, 1962 reads "Edmonton goalie Gilles Boisvert watches puck approach at Sports Arena. The shot by Lloyd Haddon (not pictured) went in. Others are Blades' O'Ree (10) and Flyers' Walsh (4)." See image 00157757 for additional photo in this series.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm.
Identifier
00157758
Valley Times Collection;
HCNVT_d062_f23_i24
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/130560
Subject
Boisvert, Gilles
O'Ree, Willie,--1935-
Walsh, Keith
Los Angeles Blades (Hockey team)
Edmonton Flyers (Hockey team)
Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Hockey goalkeepers
Hockey players
Men
Hockey--Goalkeeping
Hockey
Hockey arenas
Los Angeles (Calif.)
Time Period
1961-1970

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