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Mrs. Bogendorfer
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Brich, George
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
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Kay Bogendorfer Orner was born in 1909. She was president of the Los Angeles Civil Service Commission from 1953-1960, and the first female postmaster in Van Nuys, serving from 1960-1972. She died in 1991.
Photograph caption dated December 9, 1960 reads "Christmases were white." Kay Bogendorfer, postmaster of Van Nuys, is recalling her most memorable Christmas holidays.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Borgendorfer, Kay,--1909-1991
United States Postal Service--Officials and employees
Women--California--San Fernando Valley
Postmasters--California--San Fernando Valley
Boxes--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
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