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Open house
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 caption dated April 30, 1959 reads, "Television actress Verna Felton, who will be honorary fire chief at open house to be sponsored Saturday by Engine Co. 28, receives fire ax from Capt. Girard M. Anear. Open house will feature displays of city's oldest fire apparatus, left, 1881 steamer driven by Herbert M. Krumsiek, assistant chief, Valley division."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Felton, Verna,--1890-1966
Los Angeles (Calif.).--Fire Department
Fire Station No. 89 (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Fire stations--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Actresses--United States
Municipal officials and employees, Honorary--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Fire fighters--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Fire engines--California--Los Angeles
Steam-carriages--California--Los Angeles
Mack trucks
Axes--California--Los Angeles
Driveways--California--Los Angeles
Sidewalks--California--Los Angeles
North Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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