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Van Nuys Prudential breaks ground
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 May 19, 1956 reads "First shovelful of dirt is turned at ground-breaking ceremonies at Victory and Vesper in Van Nuys where Prudential Insurance Company will erect Valley offices. Wielding shovel is Ree Regul, Miss Van Nuys. Others are, left to right, Harry Wilkinson, Prudential executive director; Fred Snell, company vice president; Robert Fuller, Van Nuys chamber president; Miss Regul; Ray Minner, manager of new office; H. K. Marvin, Victory-Vesper company; Robert Wilkinson, city councilman."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Wilkinson, Robert
Prudential Insurance Company of America--Employees
Van Nuys Chamber of Commerce--Presidents
Men--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
City council members--California--Los Angeles
Municipal officials and employees--California--Los Angeles
Insurance companies--California--Los Angeles--Employees
Ground breaking ceremonies--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Building sites--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Shovels--California--Los Angeles
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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