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Title
Little Leaguers named Man (or Men?) of Year
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection;
Creator
Martin, Bob
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
1964
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 dated January 17, 1964 reads, "Thirteen-year-old Nails Walker, a member of the world champion Granada Hills Little League baseball team, receives the Granada Hills Optimist Club's Man-of-the-Year award for the team from club president John Yerkes. Watching the presentation is Los Angeles Dodger outfielder Wally Moon, second from left. The team was awarded the honor after they won the Little League World Series last August by defeating Stratford, Conn., 2-1, in the championship game."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm.
Identifier
00156761
Valley Times Collection;
HCNVT_ d061_ f5_ i38
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/129705
Subject
Moon, Wally
Los Angeles Dodgers (Baseball team)
Little League Baseball (Organization)
Optimist Club
Associations, institutions, etc
Little League baseball
Baseball players
Baseball
Plaques, plaquettes
Banquets
Banners
Women
Boys
Men
Granada Hills (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Time Period
1961-1970

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