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Title
Citizens sign up for defense
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Contributor
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
1955
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph caption dated February 21, 1955 reads "Mrs. Eugene Byrd, second from right, has her fingerprints taken by Asst. Dist. Warden Zack P. Magness at North Hollywood C. of C. office, where she signed up for Civil Defense. Waiting their turn are Justin Stone, left, and Mrs. Jan Fortune Stone. The need for block wardens, rescue workers, transportation workers and communication specialists is urgent, the office of Civil Defense says."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00136338
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d043_f28_i11
CARL0005630063
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/66311
Subject
North Hollywood Chamber of Commerce
Men--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--Los Angeles
Civil defense--California--Los Angeles
Civil defense readiness--California--Los Angeles
Fingerprinting--California--Los Angeles
North Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period
1951-1960

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