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Knight at new plant
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Rothschild Photo
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
The general manager is incorrectly identified as Paul von Gontart. The correct spelling is Paul von Gontard.
Photograph caption dated June 2, 1954 reads, "Gov. Goodwin Knight receives case of 24 gold bottles of 'Budweiser' from John Flanigan, vice president and regional sales manager of Anheuser-Busch, Inc., and Paul von Gontart, general manager of the Los Angeles brewery. Presentation marked beginning of distribution of Anheuser-Busch product from new $22,000,000 Valley brewery. Governor Knight visited brewery briefly to inspect construction now nearing completion, during recent tour of San Fernando Valley."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Knight, Goodwin,--1896-1970
Anheuser-Busch, Inc
Anheuser-Busch, Inc..--Employees
Beer industry--California--Los Angeles
Beer industry--California--Los Angeles--Employees
Gifts--California--Los Angeles
Beer--California--Los Angeles
Businessmen--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Breweries--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs

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