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Firehouse five dedicate station
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Dean, Gordon
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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 was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated May 27, 1961 reads, "Firehouse five dedicate station - Shown at official dedication Thursday of Los Angeles City Fire Station number 100 in west Van Nuys are, from left in rear, Fire Commission president Harold Billings and Mayor Norris Poulson. In front, with fire hose, are Station 100 Capt. Elmer Robar, Los Angeles Fire Chief William Miller and West Valley Association of Chambers of Commerce representative Donald D. Lorenzen. The new facility was built at a cost of $227,180, provided from 1959 fire bond funds, and will house a total of 26 firemen on three shifts."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Billings, Harold
Miller, William L
Poulson, Norris,--1895-1982
Fire Station No. 100 (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles (Calif.).--Fire Department
Los Angeles (Calif.).--Fire Department--Officials and employees
West Valley Associated Chambers of Commerce--Presidents
Men--California--Los Angeles
Building dedications--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Fire stations--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Fire fighters--California--Los Angeles--Equipment and supplies
Fire engines--California--Los Angeles
Fire departments--California--Los Angeles
Fire departments--California--Los Angeles--Equipment and supplies
Fire hose
Fire fighters--California--Los Angeles
Mayors--California--Los Angeles
Fire chiefs--California--Los Angeles
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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