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Title
Personal Journey of the Los Angeles County Fair, student tape
Creator
California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, Special Collections and Archives
Date Created and/or Issued
1984
Unknown
Contributing Institution
California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, Special Collections and Archives
Collection
California Revealed from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, Special Collections and Archives
Rights Information
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Description
The Los Angeles County Fair has been held at the Los Angeles Fairgrounds (today known as the Fairplex) since 1922. During the 1930s, the Works Progress Administration constructed several buildings at the site and the Fairgrounds became the first venue in Southern California to allow bets on horse racing. The Fairgrounds were used in various capacities by the U.S. army during WWII and became the site of a Japanese-American internment camp. In 1966, then Republican gubernatorial candidate Ronald Regan visited the Fairgrounds.
Type
sound
Format
Master
1/4 inch audio tape
Extent
1 Tape of 1
Identifier
https://archive.org/details/cpomcp_000042
https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A22477
Language
English
Provenance
California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, Special Collections and Archives
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