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Title
They were honoring Jeffries
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection;
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
1949
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 was edited for publication purposes.
Photograph caption dated June 16, 1949 reads "Here are three of the many celebrities who gathered to honor Jim Jeffries on the golden anniversary of his victory over Ruby Bobert Fitzsimmons. Left to right--Everett L. Sanders, former chairman state athletic commission; Primo Carnera, former heavyweight champion; Mickey Walker, former welterweight and middleweight champion."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print : b&w ; 26 x 21 cm.
Identifier
00156907
Valley Times Collection;
HCNVT_d061_f16_i20
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/129740
Subject
Jeffries, James J.,--1875-1953--Anniversaries
Carnera, Primo,--1906-1967
Walker, Mickey,--1903-1981
Sanders, Everett L
Boxers (Sports)
Men
Anniversaries
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Time Period
1941-1950

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