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Sportsmen greet shooting season
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Valley Times Photo Collection;
Siddon, Dave
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Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated October 23, 1956 reads, "Muzzle loading - Three primary steps in muzzle loading are shown above and below. Above left, charge of powder is measured into rifle with powder horn. Above right, ball is placed into barrel with piece of well-oiled cloth for wading. Below, cap is put into place and hammer cocked in final step prior to firing. Old rifles are extremely accurate; used in competition by club members." See images 00147476 through 00147484 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print : b&w ; 26 x 21 cm.
Valley Times Collection;
HCNVT_d055_ f31_i4
San Fernando Valley Gun Club (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Shooters of firearms--California--San Fernando Valley
Shooting contests--California--San Fernando Valley
Pistol shooting--California--San Fernando Valley
Rifle-ranges--California--San Fernando Valley
Firearms--California--San Fernando Valley
Pistols--California--San Fernando Valley
Clubs--California--San Fernando Valley
Men--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)

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