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Title
Delrego Products Co., cat-a-log
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Creator
Dean, Gordon
Contributor
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
1959
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Title supplied by cataloger.
Bill O'Brien started his small business making wooden toys for pets in 1951 after retiring from steel industry and relocating to California from Massachusetts. Delrego Products Co. employeed four workers besides O'Brien.
Photograph caption dated September 2, 1959 reads, "Cat-A-Log -- Snuffy the cat nips at catnip-filled cat scratcher which saves wear and tear on furniture. Carpeted posts created by Bill O'Brien range in size from 18 inches in height to 24 inches. Catnip is pushed into center to draw feline's attention."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ; 26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00084175
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d003_f19_i6
CARL0004762121
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/42576
Subject
Delrego Products Co
Pet supplies industry--California--Los Angeles
Small business--California--San Fernando Valley
North Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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