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Title
Work starts on opening of Chandler
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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
1956
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 caption dated March 1, 1956 reads "Officials gather as workmen begin to extend Chandler boulevard between Ethel avenue and Laurel Canyon boulevard, final link in converting Chandler into one-way thoroughfare between Van Nuys and North Hollywood. From left are C. B. Wood, Board of Public Works inspector; Oscar A. Duncan, property owner; Ed Scott, secretary-manager of North Hollywood Chamber of Commerce; V. J. Mahoney, property owner; Leslie Thompson, superintendent of Griffith Co., contractors; Harry Geyer, president of North Hollywood Chamber of Commerce; Councilman Everett Burkhalter; Lee Warburton, of streets and highway committee of North Hollywood Chamber and Lee Cameron and Frank Mathers, property owners."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00144567
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d053_f15_i3
CARL0005834673
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/72584
Subject
Burkhalter, Everett G.--(Everett Glen),--1897-1975
Men--California--San Fernando Valley
Civic leaders--California--San Fernando Valley
City council members--California--San Fernando Valley
Municipal officials and employees--California--San Fernando Valley
Contractors--California--San Fernando Valley
Civic improvement--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period
1951-1960

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