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Title
Rescue mission wagon rolls again
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
1958
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 June 2, 1958 reads "Union Rescue Mission's Gospel wagon rolled again today on Los Angeles streets as it did in 1890's (sic) when mission began its program of rehabilitating Skid Row derelicts. Search for replica of original, creaking wagon ended in yard of Fat Jones Stables, North Hollywood. Original idea was to ride Gospel wagon one year but this year's marks seventh outing when city officials join in ride celebrating mission's 67th anniversary."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00123125
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d027_f13_i16
CARL0005414984
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/55542
Subject
Union Rescue Mission of Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Horses--California--Los Angeles
Wagons--California--Los Angeles
Streets--California--Los Angeles
Sidewalks--California--Los Angeles
Automobiles--California--Los Angeles
Storefronts--California--Los Angeles
Stores & shops--California--Los Angeles
Buses--California--Los Angeles
Signs and signboards--California--Los Angeles
Costumes
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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