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Announcing new Sheraton-Universal Hotel
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Valley Times Photo Collection
Brich, George
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Seen here are Lew R. Wasserman, MCA president, left, and Ernest Henderson III, president of Sheraton Corp., at a press conference to sign the contract for and announce the future 500-room Sheraton Universal Hotel. Also at the press conference, perched on an earthmover, were Honorary Mayor, Tippi Hedren, Ernest Borgnine and John McIntire, along with the casts of both "Wagon Train" and "McHale's Navy." A sign for "Universal City" is visible in the background, to the right. Photograph dated November 19, 1964.; See photographs #00109492 through #00109493 for all images in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Wasserman, Lew
McIntire, John,--1907-1991
Hedren, Tippi
Borgnine, Ernest,--1917-2012
Sheraton Universal Hotel (Universal City, Los Angeles, Calif.)
Hotels--California--Universal City
Press conferences--California--Universal City
Contracts--California--Universal City
Actors--United States
Actresses--United States
Municipal officials and employees, Honorary--California--Universal City
Earthmoving machinery--California--Universal City
Desks--California--Universal City
Signs and signboards--California--Universal City
Universal City (Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs

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