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Wins civil defense trophy
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 September 8, 1955 reads "R. T. Pierson, left, of North Hollywood, receives trophy from Col. Richard F. Lynch, Los Angeles Civil Defense director, at awards banquet for civil defense workers at City Hall. Pierson won award for his personal efforts in enrolling largest numbers of volunteers."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Lynch, Richard F.,--1914-2006
Los Angeles (Calif.).--Office of Civil Defense--Officials and employees
Los Angeles City Hall (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Men--California--Los Angeles
Municipal officials and employees--California--Los Angeles
Award winners--California--Los Angeles
Awards--California--Los Angeles
Civil defense--California--Los Angeles
Civil defense readiness--California--Los Angeles
Handshaking--California--Los Angeles
Tables--California--Los Angeles
Plants--California--Los Angeles
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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