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Birmingham High School Braves eye banner year for 1956
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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
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated October 18, 1956 reads, "These 11 starting players represent the front-line contingent which will be cavorting for the Birmingham High School Braves tomorrow afternoon in Milk Bowl classic against Marshall High School at Birmingham. Looking forward to the best year yet in the school's short athletic history, the Braves will be seeking their third straight win in as many starts. Game tomorrow will be played, along with nearly a score of other tilts, for the benefit of the PTA milk fund, used throughout Los Angeles City Schools to provide milk for needy children. Braves hold win over Roosevelt and Verdugo Hills." Pictured is Don Markham - Right End. See images 00162322 through 00162323; 00162652; 00162687 through 00162689; 00162693 through 00162695 and 00162705 for additional photos in this series.
1 photographic print : b&w ; 11 x 6 cm. on board 14 x 6 cm.
Valley Times Collection;
Birmingham High School (Van Nuys, Calif.)--Students
High school athletes
High school students
Football players
Football teams
Football uniforms
Young men
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
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