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Title
Sportsmen greet shooting season
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection;
Creator
Siddon, Dave
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
1956
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.
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Description
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.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print : b&w ; 26 x 21 cm.
Identifier
00147479
Valley Times Collection;
HCNVT_d055_ f31_i4
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/127316
Subject
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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