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Title
Fort Moore Pioneer Memorial groundbreaking
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1953
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Groundbreaking for the Fort Moore Pioneer Memorial. Left to right foreground are Supervisor John Anson Ford, Councilman Ernest Debs, Mrs. Moses Davis, originator of the memorial idea; Sheriff Eugene Biscailuz, Arthur Gardner, school board member; rear left to right are H. A. Van Norman, Memorial committeeman, and William Himrod, Water and Power Commission vice president. The project cost $373,887. Photo dated: Jul. 13, 1953.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00059414
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 12211
CARL0000063032
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/22650
Subject
Ford, John Anson
Debs, Ernest E.,--1904-2002
Biscailuz, Eugene W.,--1883-1969
Gardner, Arthur,--1910-2014
Fort Moore Pioneer Memorial
Ground breaking ceremonies--California--Los Angeles
Monuments & memorials--California--Los Angeles
County council members--California--Los Angeles County
Sheriffs--California--Los Angeles County
Fort Moore Hill (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Los Angeles Evening Herald Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs
Time Period
1951-1960

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