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Honorary mayor dedicates center
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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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 September 27, 1961 reads "Honorary mayor dedicated center - Verna Felton, honorary mayor of North Hollywood, prepares to break a champagne bottle filled with confetti to dedicate Bur-Whit Plaza shopping center at Burbank boulevard and Whitsett avenue. Aiding her are (from left) Larry Johnson, manager of Alpha Beta market; Donald H. Shanedling, builder of center, and William O'Keefe, radio announcer."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Felton, Verna,--1890-1966
Bur-Whit Shopping Center (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Men--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Women--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Businesspeople--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Real estate developers--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Motion picture actors and actresses--United States
Shopping centers--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Radio broadcasters--United States
Municipal officials and employees, Honorary--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Dedications--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Service stations--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Women's hats--California--Los Angeles
Corsages--California--Los Angeles
Electric lines--Poles and towers
Burbank Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Whitsett Avenue (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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