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Planning defense
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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Original photograph has a stain at the top of the picture.
Photograph caption dated September 14, 1950 reads "Organizers of the Valley's civilian defense organization meet at the Patio Restaurant, Van Nuys, to lay plans for co-ordinating council. Left to right are Henry O. Harwell, Judge David E. Fulwider and Maj. Gen. Walter R. Peck."
1 photographic print :b&w ;11 x 10 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Peck, Walter Raymond,--1896-1965
Patio Restaurant (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Men--California--Los Angeles
Armed Forces--Officers
Judges--California--Los Angeles
Civil defense--California--Los Angeles
Civil defense readiness--California--Los Angeles
Handshaking--California--Los Angeles
Flags--United States
Restaurants--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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