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Colfax bridge ribbon cut
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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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
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated June 12, 1956 reads "Shown at Colfax bridge ribbon-cutting ceremonies are, from left, Charles Conrad, Doye O'Dell, Councilman Earl Baker, Jack La Rue, Leon Ames and Jeanne Chisholm." The article partially reads "The $310,000 bridge across the Los Angeles river at Colfax avenue in Studio City was open to traffic today following a public ceremony at which Councilman Earle Baker cut the ribbon for the parade of vehicles across the span."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Baker, Earle D
O'Dell, Doye
Ames, Leon,--1902-1993
Conrad, Charles J
LaRue, Jack
Women--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Motion picture actors and actresses--United States
Television actors and actresses--United States
Bridges--California--Studio City (Los Angeles)
Ribbons--California--Los Angeles
Scissors and shears--California--Los Angeles
Fences--California--Los Angeles
Dedications--California--Studio City (Los Angeles)
Colfax Avenue (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Studio City (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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