Lillian Copeland was an American athlete, who excelled in weight throwing. She has been called "the most successful female discus thrower in U.S. history," and held multiple titles in shot put and javelin throwing as well. In the 1928 Olympics she won the silver medal for the discus throw and in 1932 she won the gold medal in this event.
Tackle during a football game between Fairfax and John Marshall High Schools during a benefit for the Parent-Teacher Association milk fund. Teams from Los Angeles High and Manual Arts also participated in the tournament, which was held at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. The scoreboard shows Marshall leading 12-0 in the third quarter
Santa Clara Broncos' head coach Buck Shaw, left in fedora, confers with referees during a game against home team Loyola Lions. Shaw coached the Broncos to an undefeated 1937 season, culminating in a win at the Sugar Bowl against #8 ranked team LSU. October 24, 1937.
The Santa Clara Broncos and the Loyola Lions clash during a regular season game in Los Angeles. Pictured is Loyola Head Coach Tom Lieb with an unidentified Loyola player. The Broncos were as-yet undefeated in the 1937 season and prevailed against Loyola, eventually finishing the 1937 season 9-0 and winning the Sugar Bowl against #8 team LSU. October 24, 1937.
A USC track athlete lying on the field while being examined by an unidentified man, possibly due to an injury. UCLA and USC varsity and freshmen track teams both held events at the Coliseum, providing for a twin bill.