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Open door at Yeakel's
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
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated November 3, 1953 reads, "Business is in full swing today at newly decorated Yeakel's Hardware, at 5263 Lankershim Blvd., North Hollywood. Civic dignitaries and store officials on hand for official open door ceremony, complete with key, are, left to right, Herbert J. Penfield Jr., president North Hollywood Chamber of Commerce; Bob Yeakel; Tom Harmon and Elyse Knox, co-honorary mayors of the Valley city; Lamar Yeakel and Eddie Yeakel."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Knox, Elyse,--1917-2012
Yeakel's Hardware (Los Angeles, Calif.)
North Hollywood Chamber of Commerce
Municipal officials and employees, Honorary--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Hardware stores--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Stores & shops--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Celebrations--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Women--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Actresses--United States
North Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs

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