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Title
Escobar meets Duncan in Mitt Main at Legion
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 article dated March 30, 1957 partially reads, "A pair of undefeated young featherweights, Alfredo Escobar and Herman (Baby) Duncan, crash the main event picture tonight at Hollywood Legion Stadum [sic], each engaging in his initial 10-rounder. Escobar, 1954 winner of the Golden Gloves bantamweight title and also national champion, is expected to rule as a slight favorite over Duncan, probably 10-8." Photograph caption reads, "Alfredo Escobar in main event debut." Photograph also used for articles dated November 30, 1957 and June 22, 1962.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print : b&w ; 26 x 21 cm.
Identifier
00160559
Valley Times Collection;
HCNVT_d065_f26_i13
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/133000
Subject
Boxing (Sports)
Boxers (Sports)
Men
Los Angeles (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Time Period
1951-1960

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