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Catalog Number 2015.001.00508.2
Title San Francisco 49ers Football Players Pointing to Advertisement for a Game on a San Mateo-Burlingame Transit Bus, 1949
Photographer Pearl, Norton
Collection Archival Collection
Object Name Negative
Category Photographs
Date September 1949
Description San Francisco 49ers Football Players Pointing to Advertisement for a Game on a San Mateo-Burlingame Transit Bus, 1949. Black and white negative shows two San Francisco 49ers football players standing next to a San Mateo-Burlingame Transit Bus. The players appear at right in the image with Joe Fena of Fena Advertising Agency visible in profile at left. The football player on the far right is likely Bruno Banducci, an Italian-born linebacker who played for the 49ers from 1946 to 1954. Fena and one of the foorball players point to an advertisement on the side of the bus for a pro football game between the San Francisco 49ers and the Cleveland Browns at Kezar Stadium on Sunday, October 9th at 2:30 pm. The 49ers would go on to win this game 56-28. There are passengers visible through the bus windows. Part of a series of 2.
Studio Norton Pearl Photography
Place Burlingame, CA
Event Football Game
People Fena, Joe
Banducci, Bruno
Subjects Advertisements
Advertising agencies
Bus drivers
Buses
Football players
Passengers
Search Terms Burlingame
Fena, Joe
Football
San Francisco 49ers
San Mateo
Transportation
Copyright Norton Pearl Photography / San Mateo County Historical Association