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Title
Frank "Cap" Dillon
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1931
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Used in the Exhibit: Play by Play - A Century of L.A. Sports Photography, 1899-1989.; Used in the Exhibit: L.A. Baseball: From the Pacific Coast League to the Major Leagues
Photograph caption dated September 14, 1931 reads, "Funeral arrangements today were completed for 'Cap' Dillon, highly colorful, former manager of the Angels and one of the best-known characters in coast baseball. Services will be held tomorrow in the Wee Kirk of the Heather at Forest Lawn. 'Cap' passed away Saturday night after a lingering illness."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;28 x 18 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00049009
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 81
CARL0000053059
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/17453
Subject
Dillon, Frank Edward
Dillon, Frank Edward--Death and burial
Wrigley Field (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Angels (Baseball team)
Baseball managers--United States
Baseball players--United States
South Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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