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Latin Knights
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 included in the Exhibit: "Service, Society and Social Change: Post-War Clubs from the Valley Times Newspaper."
Photograph caption dated April 28, 1964 reads "Members of the Valley Latin Knights will sponsor the Valley Garden amateur boxing show Wednesday night in commemoration of the 102nd anniversary of Mexican freedom. One of these seven Latin beauties will be crowned queen at the fiesta at Van Nuys Carpenter's Hall Sunday. From left to right in the back row are: Manuel Dias and Anna Ortega (Burbank), Johnny Padilla and Diana Rey (San Fernando), and Butch Contrearas. Pictured in the front row are Hernandi Hernandes (North Hollywood), Isabel Abrera (Van Nuys), Bernie Magdallenes and L. Marques."
1 photographic print :b&w ;13 x 18 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Van Nuys Carpenter's Hall
Puebla, Battle of, Puebla de Zaragoza, Mexico, 1862--Anniversaries, etc
Young men--California--San Fernando Valley
Young women--California--San Fernando Valley
Boxers (Sports)--United States
Beauty contestants--California--San Fernando Valley
Boxing--California--San Fernando Valley
Benches--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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