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Title
Belmont High flag presentation
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1943
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Photograph caption dated May 7, 1943 reads, "Belmont High School today was in possession of two more flags, a Minute Man flag awarded to its students for their work in the war bond drive, and an American flag of Chinese silk with gold fringe, presented to its principal, Alfred L. Benshimol, for his work in school and community affairs. Left to right, Judge LeRoy Dawson; Capt. Peter Childress, former student body president; Principal Benshimol; Bill Colwell, student body president; and Deputy Chief of Police Arthur C. Hohman, shown in presentation ceremony."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00041320
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 59
CARL0000045023
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/12824
Subject
Belmont High School (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Flags--United States
High schools--California--Los Angeles
High school students--California--Los Angeles
Award presentations--California--Los Angeles
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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