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State official at barbecue
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Valley Times Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated October 7, 1954 reads "Lt. Gov. Harold J. Powers was the honored guest of Valley DAV members at a Van Nuys barbecue. Here Powers, a World War I veteran (right), gets his food from Charles A. Niles, commander, Birmingham Chapter 73 of the DAV, while Lloyd C. Martin, Lee Miner, Lou Nau, chief of staff for Southern California DAV, and Carl Wiker look on. Powers also went strongly on record as supporting the $175,000,000 veteran home and farm loan bond issue which is on the November ballot." The DAV is the Disabled American Veterans.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Powers, Harold J
Disabled American Veterans
Men--California--Los Angeles
Lieutenant governors--California--Los Angeles
State governments--California--Officials and employees
Veterans--United States
Disabled veterans--United States
People with disabilities--California--Los Angeles
Wheelchairs--California--Los Angeles
Barbecues--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Food--California--Los Angeles
Plates (Tableware)--California--Los Angeles
Automobiles--California--Los Angeles
Trees--California--Los Angeles
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
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