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Start San Fernando unit
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
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated March 15, 1960 reads, "A 7,500-square-foot modern air-conditioned Volkswagen showroom, plus facilities, will be constructed on former site of Ed Sierra residence, 456 Mission Blvd., San Fernando. Groundbreaking ceremonies found Ed Sierra, owner of site, left, on hand with, from left, D. P. Loomis, president of the San Fernando Chamber of Commerce; William Vokes and his partner, Jerry Brodecky and San Fernando Mayor Willard Cross. They hold architect's design of proposed building. Dan Pryor is contractor for the project."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
San Fernando Chamber of Commerce--Presidents
Ground breaking ceremonies--California--San Fernando
Real estate development--California--San Fernando
Architectural drawings
Showrooms--California--San Fernando
Mayors--California--San Fernando
Men--California--San Fernando
San Fernando (Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs

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