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Another City Hall for Yorty
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated July 4, 1961 reads, "Mayor Samuel W. Yorty, left, receives a $2,500 painting of Los Angeles City Hall as a gift from the Studio City Merchants Association, the Studio City Chamber of Commerce and the residents of the new mayor's home community. The inscription on the painting, by Stanley Pruss, reads 'To Mayor Samuel W. Yorty - from his neighbors in Studio City.' Present at the ceremonies in the mayor's office Monday were Bill Westley, president of the Studio City Merchants Association; Walt Emeson, executive vice president of the community's Chamber of Commerce, and Mrs. Betty Yorty, the mayor's wife."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Yorty, Sam,--1909-1998
Yorty, Elizabeth
Los Angeles City Hall (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Studio City Merchants Association--Presidents
Studio City Chamber of Commerce
City halls--California--Los Angeles--Art
City halls--California--Los Angeles
Mayors--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs

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