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Spirited Van Nuys beats track odds
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection;
Brich, George
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph article dated May 11, 1963 partially reads, "Van Nuys High School, tabbed for no better than third place in the early-season predictions, is the 1963 East Valley league track and field champion. The spirited and entertaining Van Nuys Wolves capped their uphill climb to the title by winning the all-league finals Friday afternoon at Valley College with a total of 48 1/2 points. The writer tabbed Van Nuys the winner with 47 points, aVn [sic] Nuys also was undefeated in dual meet competition." Photograph caption reads, "Dave Albright sets East Valley League high jump record - Talented Grant High star seen clearing 6-4 in Friday's finals."
1 photographic print : b&w ; 26 x 29 cm.
Valley Times Collection;
HCNVT_ d062_ f3_ i28
Van Nuys High School (Los Angeles, Calif.)--Students
Ulysses S. Grant High School (Van Nuys, Los Angeles, Calif.)--Students
San Fernando Valley State College
Track and field athletes
Track and field
Tracks (Athletics)
High school athletes
High school students
Young men
Northridge (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Time Period

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