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Builders Emporium pick queen
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 was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated January 28, 1955 reads, "Victor M. Carter, left, Builders Emporium president, presents wrist watch to winner Gladyce Nelson, crowned voice queen by personnel director Bob Stapleton, right, who headed panel of judges. To select best voice for store announcements, company had contest for women employes [sic]."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Builders Emporium of Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)--Presidents
Builders Emporium of Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)--Employees
Contests--California--San Fernando Valley
Award presentations--California--San Fernando Valley
Awards--California--San Fernando Valley
Award winners--California--San Fernando Valley
Businessmen--California--San Fernando Valley
Men--California--San Fernando Valley
Women--California--San Fernando Valley
Wrist watches--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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