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Title
Churchgoers build star parade floats
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Creator
Brich, George
Contributor
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
1962
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph article dated November 29, 1962 partially reads, "The block-long tent on the south side of Saticoy St. between Van Nuys Blvd. and Tyrone Ave. in Van Nuys was filled with noises of carpentry and the smell of plaster. Children laughed as they watched the wooden crates gradually take shape: A motor, a mound of plaster, some pieces of wood, a streak of paint. And behold: A float depicting one of 36 scenes in "The Life and Ministry of Christ." "It's a labor of love with me," said Bill Allison, who was working on "The Flight Into Egypt," the float entry of St. Mary's Byzantine Catholic Church of Van Nuys." Pictured are, left to right, the Rev. Edward Caldwell, Mrs. Thomas Hickler, Douglas Haskins and John Kennedy.; See images #00115719 through #00115721 for all photos in this series.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;29 x 36 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00115719
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d017_f21_i10
CARL0005317892
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/49381
Subject
Bethlehem Star Parade (Los Angeles, Calif.)
St. Mary's Byzantine Catholic Church (Van Nuys, Los Angeles, Calif.)
St. Mary's Byzantine Catholic Church (Van Nuys, Los Angeles, Calif.)--Clergy
Parade floats--California--Los Angeles
Clergy--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs

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