Skip to main content

Image / Dodgers at grand opening

Have a question about this item?

Item information. View source record on contributor's website.

Dodgers at grand opening
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Martin, Bob
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
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at for additional information.
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."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
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

About the collections in Calisphere

Learn more about the collections in Calisphere. View our statement on digital primary resources.

Copyright, permissions, and use

If you're wondering about permissions and what you can do with this item, a good starting point is the "rights information" on this page. See our terms of use for more tips.

Share your story

Has Calisphere helped you advance your research, complete a project, or find something meaningful? We'd love to hear about it; please send us a message.

Explore related content on Calisphere: