A crowd gathers at San Luis Obispo’s Exposition Park at the scene of a wreck. Horace Wallace was killed in a spill here in September 1923. Three others (including spectators) were also killed at various times. Exposition Park was located near where Meadow Park is today.
A crowd gathers at San Luis Obispo’s Exposition Park at the scene of a wreck. Horace Wallace was killed in a spill here in September 1923. Three others (including spectators) were also killed at various times. Exposition Park was located near where Meadow Park is today. Tribune file
A crowd gathers at San Luis Obispo’s Exposition Park at the scene of a wreck. Horace Wallace was killed in a spill here in September 1923. Three others (including spectators) were also killed at various times. Exposition Park was located near where Meadow Park is today. Tribune file

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Photographer David Middlecamp has been delving into The Tribune's archives to share historical photos and articles about the Central Coast with readers since 2007. Reach him at dmiddlecamp@thetribunenews.com .