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Hollywood's backstop corps
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 was edited for publication purposes.
Photograph caption dated August 18, 1956 reads "Hollywood Stars manager Clay Hopper (center) seems to be giving Danny Kravitz the nod as he tries to choose which of his catchers to use for important six-game Hollywood-Seattle series starting with doubleheader tomorrow at Gilmore Field. Bill Hall (left) is 'choosing' Kravitz for starting job. Both receivers are living in North Hollywood."
1 photographic print : b&w ; 26 x 21 cm.
Valley Times Collection;
Hollywood Stars (Baseball team)
Catchers (Baseball)
Baseball managers
Baseball players
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Time Period

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