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Purchased of champ's home asked
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated August 28, 1962 reads, "Frances Muir Pomeroy of North Hollywood, dressed in pioneer costume, asks Burbank City Council to investigate purchase of the home of late James Jeffries, world's heavyweight champion, for use as memorial."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Pomeroy, Frances Muir
Jeffries, James J.,--1875-1953--Homes and haunts
San Fernando Valley Historical Society
Historians--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
City councils--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Women--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Public speaking--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Podiums--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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