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Title
Dodgers at grand opening
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Creator
Martin, Bob
Contributor
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
1963
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Verna Felton was an American actress known for her character roles in radio, film and television. Douglas Joseph Camilli was a catcher for the Los Angeles Dodgers from 1960-1967 and again in 1969. After playing, he became a coach in major league baseball. Peter Gerard Richert was a left-handed pitcher for the Dodgers.
Photograph caption dated September 24, 1963 reads "Fresh from their big sweep over the Cardinals, Dodgers Doug Camilli, left, and Pete Richert, right, were on hand for grand opening of Studio Dodge in North Hollywood Thursday night. Also taking part in opening ceremonies were dealership president Norb Kluewer, second from right; Barney Oldfield of North Hollywood Chamber of Commerce, second from left, and Verna Felton, honorary mayor of North Hollywood."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00120550
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d024_f15_i13
CARL0005388871
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/53306
Subject
Felton, Verna,--1890-1966
Camilli, Doug
Richert, Pete
Chrysler Corporation.--Dodge Division
Los Angeles Dodgers (Baseball team)
North Hollywood Chamber of Commerce
Studio Dodge (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Baseball players--United States
Catchers (Baseball)--United States
Pitchers (Baseball)--United States
Motion picture actors and actresses--United States
Radio personalities--United States
Television actors and actresses--United States
Men--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Automobile dealers--California--Los Angeles
Automobile industry and trade--California--Los Angeles
Signs and signboards--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Municipal officials and employees, Honorary--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Handshaking--California--Los Angeles
North Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Night photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs

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