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Title
Center opens for senior citizens
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Creator
Goldwater, Jeff
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
1961
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 was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated November 18, 1961 reads, "The new Senior Citizens Center at North Hollywood Playground, 5301 Tujunga Ave., was opened officially Thursday and these persons above were on hand for the dedication ceremonies. From left to right are Everett M. McIntire, president, North Hollywood Chamber of Commerce; Verna Felton, Honorary Mayor of North Hollywood; Fred Weddington, 82, a senior citizen; Everett G. Burkhalter, Los Angeles city councilman, 1st district, and George Hjelte, general manager, department of Recreation and Parks. Floral arrangements for the affair were made by the North Hollywood Garden Club. Refreshments were served by Grandmothers Club No. 434, North Hollywood."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00134523
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d041_f21_i9
CARL0005596676
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/64687
Subject
Felton, Verna,--1890-1966
Burkhalter, Everett G.--(Everett Glen),--1897-1975
Hjelte, George
Weddington, Fred
North Hollywood Recreation Center (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Dedications--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Senior centers--California--Los Angeles
Older people--California--Los Angeles
City council members--California--Los Angeles
Municipal officials and employees, Honorary--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Actresses--United States
Men--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
North Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period
1961-1970

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