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Imperial Potentate installs Dawson
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated January 22, 1959 reads, "James L. Dawson, center, 1959 president of the San Fernando Valley Shrine Club, was installed in office by the Shrine's Imperial Potentate George E. Stringfellow in impressive cermonies at Al Malaikah Temple. Left is Imperial Potentate Stringfellow and at the right, Les White, Potentate of Al Malaikah Temple."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
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Valley Times Collection
Shrine Auditorium (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine for North America
Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine for North America--Presidents
Men--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles--Societies and clubs
Fraternal organizations--California--Los Angeles
Fezzes--California--Los Angeles
Hats--California--Los Angeles
Medals--California--Los Angeles
Staffs (Sticks, canes, etc.)--California--Los Angeles
University Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs

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