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Controversial play
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 was edited for publication purposes.
Photograph caption dated November 23, 1959 reads "USC's Jerry Traynham (26) appears to be out of action in play above on which he was called for pass interference that led to UCLA touchdown, as Trojan Willie Wood is seen intercepting ball intended for Marv Luster. Infraction on Luster by Traynham apparently took place up field from match." The game was held at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.
1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm.
Valley Times Collection;
Traynham, Jerry
Luster, Marv
Wood, Willie
University of California, Los Angeles--Students
UCLA Bruins (Football team)
University of Southern California--Students
Southern California Trojans (Football team)
Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Football players
College athletes
Young men
Exposition Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
University Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Time Period

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