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Title
District champions honored
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection;
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
1957
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.
http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/UND/1.0/
Description
Photograph caption date stamped September 18, 1957 reads, "Canoga Park American Legion Junior baseball team won the 20th district championship this year and was honored last night for that feat. An awards dinner was held at the San Fernando Valley Country Club and it really went big league when Chuck Dressen, former major loop manager and now assistant to the president of the Washington Senators, paid personal honor to the young athletes. From left are Dressen, Wes Parker, first base; Gary Bowler, pitcher; Butch Rickards, outfielder; Dick Young, catcher, and Pinky Briggs, manager."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print : b&w ; 13 x 16 cm.
Identifier
00160742
Valley Times Collection;
HCNVT_d065_f33_i15
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/131984
Subject
American Legion
San Fernando Valley Country Club
High school athletes
High school students
Baseball players
Baseball teams
Athletes
Young men
Award winners
Awards
Men
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Time Period
1951-1960

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