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Valley boys bid for State championship
Alternative Title
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
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption date stamped August 3, 1956 reads, "These are the Sherman Oaks National League Babe Ruth All-Stars who meet Oakland Saturday afternoon in the semifinals of the state playoffs at Pasadena's Brookside Park. They are, left, bottom row: Charles Hoffman, Dennis Monahan, Mike Ley (bat boy), Jim O'Neil and Howard Greene. Center row, left; Bob Wilhelm, Tom Holbrook, Dave Jackson, Mike McNeil, Paul Smith, Bob Neithart and Norm Tatch. Top row, left, Manager Gene Ludlow, John Rouget, Dave Mathieson, Gary Graham, Alan Schubert and Coach Sis Bissett."
1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm.
Valley Times Collection;
High school athletes
High school students
Baseball uniforms
Baseball teams
Baseball players
Baseball managers
Coaches (Athletics)
Young men
Sherman Oaks (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Time Period

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