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Boy plays a tuba, while other children, holding clarinets and trumpets, watch.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/photographs1929
Date
c. 1950s

  1 image

Date
c. 1950s
Subjects
Recreation Department Collection
Children
Musicians
Physical Description
3 1/2 x 4 1/2 b&w
ID
1910
Collection
Photographs
Images
Less detail

Arcadia Recreation Department program "Dancing," indoors at County Park. Four girls in ballet poses behind a cluster of four chairs. Many other children also look like participants. Some adults in the audience are visible.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/photographs1923
Date
1951

  1 image

Date
1951
Subjects
Recreation Department Collection
Children
Physical Description
5 1/2 x 6 b&w
ID
1904
Collection
Photographs
Images
Less detail

Children playing checkers. One girl has a doll beside her. A boy is playing chess next to them.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/photographs1928
Date
c. 1950s

  1 image

Date
c. 1950s
Subjects
Recreation Department Collection
Children
Games
Physical Description
3 1/2 x 4 1/2 b&w
ID
1909
Collection
Photographs
Images
Less detail

Winners (one boy and one girl) crowned in the Arcadia Recreation Department "Baby Show."

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/photographs1922
Date
c. 1960s

  1 image

Date
c. 1960s
Subjects
Recreation Department Collection
Awards
Children
Competitions
Contests
Physical Description
6 1/2 x 7 1/2 b&w
ID
1903
Collection
Photographs
Images
Less detail

Five children in photo outside a school building (?). One boy in the middle is barefoot, wearing cut-off jean shorts, and drinking a can of Shasta Cola. The boy on the right has opened a can but the soda is squirting straight up. Girl on the left reaches into a paper bag. Two onlookers.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/photographs1907
Date
c. 1970s

  1 image

Date
c. 1970s
Subjects
Recreation Department Collection
Physical Description
7 1/2" x 9 1/2" b&w
ID
1888
Collection
Photographs
Images
Less detail

Group of at least six boys play marbles on dirt.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/photographs1911
Date
c. 1950s

  1 image

Date
c. 1950s
Subjects
Recreation Department Collection
Children
Games
Physical Description
5x7 b&w
ID
1892
Collection
Photographs
Images
Less detail

17 children and two adults pose on a stage in three rows. Children are dressed in various costumes. Written on back: Arcadia Children's Chorale "Around the World in Song," a performance of Disney songs. Directors William Pirigyi and Adele Pirigyi. Saturday, March 29th. Prior to Holly Avenue PTA movie. According to the perpetual calendar, March 29 was a Saturday in 1969 and 1975, so it could be either.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/photographs1905
Date
Probably 1975

  1 image

Date
Probably 1975
Subjects
Recreation Department Collection
Arcadia Children's Chorale
Pirigyi, Adele
Pirigyi, William
Singers
Physical Description
8x10 b&w
ID
1886
Collection
Photographs
Images
Less detail

One boy representing each of the following schools in a group picture: Highland Oarks, Hugo Reid, Camino Grove, Baldwin Stocker, Santa Anita, Longley Way, Bonita Park, Holly Avenue. Each boy is wearing a baseball (soccer ?) style tee-shirt with his school's name and his number imprinted. Four boys stand in the back row and four boys kneel in the front.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/photographs1902
Date
1969

  1 image

Date
1969
Subjects
Recreation Department Collection
Physical Description
8x10 color
ID
1883
Collection
Photographs
Images
Less detail

Arcadia Recreation Department Yo-Yo program. Boy on the left is demonstrating a yo-yo trick called "Rock the Baby." Girl on the right is holding a yo-yo. The champion awards sit atop a table between the children. The program might have taken place at County Park because "Co." is written on the back of the photograph. The year 1956 is engraved on the trophies.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/photographs1925
Date
1956

  1 image

Date
1956
Subjects
Recreation Department Collection
Awards
Children
Games
Physical Description
4x4 b&w
ID
1906
Collection
Photographs
Images
Less detail

Children, both boys and girls, approximately ages 6 to 8, on a playground, jumping rope. One girl is bouncing a ball.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/photographs1910
Date
c. 1950s

  1 image

Date
c. 1950s
Subjects
Recreation Department Collection
Children
Games
Physical Description
5x7 b&w
ID
1891
Collection
Photographs
Images
Less detail

Arcadia Recreation Department program "How it's done." Four teenage boys in this photo. One has what appears to be an oxygen tank strapped to his back. He and the boy directly behind wear their hair in the "ducktail" style.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/photographs1920
Date
c. 1950s

  1 image

Date
c. 1950s
Subjects
Recreation Department Collection
Teenage boys
Physical Description
4 1/2 x 5 1/2 b&w
ID
1901
Collection
Photographs
Images
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Two men wearing suits and hats. The man on the left is holding a baseball. It would appear to be nighttime.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/photographs1938
Date
c. 1950s

  1 image

Date
c. 1950s
Subjects
Recreation Department Collection
Baseball
Physical Description
8x10 b&w
ID
1919
Collection
Photographs
Images
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A group of 14 children and two adults pose in two rows for photograph in front of a Hugo Reid sign. Some are dressed in Hawaiian or Polynesian attire. Back stamped with "Photo by A. E. Block (or Black?), 9044 Southview Road, San Gabriel, CA."

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/photographs1903
Date
c. 1970s

  1 image

Date
c. 1970s
Subjects
Recreation Department Collection
Hugo Reid Elementary School
Physical Description
7 1/2" x 9 1/2" b&w
ID
1884
Collection
Photographs
Images
Less detail

Large group photo of mostly young adults outdoors, likely summer time at a park of campground with pine trees. Man in back row, center is wearing an Arcadia Recreation tee- shirt. Man in front, center is wearing a KROQ 106.7 (FM radio station) tee-shirt.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/photographs1949
Date
c. 1981

  1 image

Date
c. 1981
Subjects
Recreation Department Collection
Physical Description
8x10 color
ID
1930
Collection
Photographs
Images
Less detail

Basketball team of 6 unidentified boys, who are the 1955-56 Recreation Basketball Champions. They are in line posing with trophies. The first boy is shaking hands with a man on the left. Another man wearing eyeglasses and a suit stands on the far right. L to R: unidentified adult, Marty Kordick, Al Bonfiglio, Ray Dombrowski, the rest are unidentified.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/photographs1937
Date
1956

  1 image

Date
1956
Subjects
Recreation Department Collection
Basketball
Boys
Bonfiglio, Al
Dombrowski, Ray
Kordick, Marty
Physical Description
5x7 b&w
ID
1918
Collection
Photographs
Images
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Recreation Department Easter Egg Coloring event. Many children seated on benches are participating in egg dyeing, an Easter tradition. Several adult women are supervising or instructing.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/photographs1913
Date
c. 1950s

  1 image

Date
c. 1950s
Subjects
Recreation Department Collection
Children
Easter
Holidays
Social life and customs
Physical Description
5x7 b&w
ID
1894
Collection
Photographs
Images
Less detail

Winners (two boys and two girls) of a ping pong tournament receive trophy awards from a man, pictured one end of a ping pong table.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/photographs1921
Date
c. 1950s

  1 image

Date
c. 1950s
Subjects
Recreation Department Collection
Awards
Children
Competitions
Contests
Ping pong or table tennis
Sports
Physical Description
4 1/2 x 5 1/2 b&w
ID
1902
Collection
Photographs
Images
Less detail

Two men in sporty baseball clothing grip a baseball bat. A third man wearing a suit and bowtie stands in the middle. They appear as though they are at home plate, since there is a fence directly behind them. The man on the left wears a shirt imprinted with B.C.L. Sons.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/photographs1935
Date
c. 1950s

  1 image

Date
c. 1950s
Subjects
Recreation Department Collection
Baseball
Physical Description
4 x 6 1/2 b&w
ID
1916
Collection
Photographs
Images
Less detail

A boy and a girl, possibly young teenagers, stand next to their bicycles. A man in a pinstripe suit stands between them. Location unknown. Back is stamped with "Arcadia Police Photo" and "Recreation Department, PO Box 567, Arcadia, CA."

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/photographs1894
Date
1950s

  1 image

Date
1950s
Subjects
Recreation Department Collection
Bicycles
Physical Description
8x10 b&w
ID
1875
Collection
Photographs
Images
Less detail

Children showing off their pets at the Arcadia Recreation Department Pet Show. Sitting from left to right: boy with a duck, girl with a cat, girl with a tortoise, girl with a gerbil (or guinea pig, hamster or rodent?). Standing from right to left: girl with a little monkey left shoulder, girl wearing sunglasses with undetermined pet on her right hand, girl with a pet (possibly a dog) dressed in a cowboy costume, and boy wearing a cowboy hat with his horse. Back of photo is stamped with "Arcadia Police Photo, August 6, 1956."

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/photographs1895
Date
1956

  1 image

Date
1956
Subjects
Recreation Department Collection
Pets
Physical Description
8x10 b&w
ID
1876
Collection
Photographs
Images
Less detail

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