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The president and the pilot get together
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Hyde, Alan
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
First photograph caption dated November 6, 1961 reads "Mr. and Mrs. McDermott work as team on Van Nuys Council PTA." Mrs. McDermott is president of the PTA.; Second photograph caption dated February 1, 1963 reads "Edward J. McDermott. Killed in crash." The article partially reads "Edward J. McDermott, Van Nuys pilot and an active participant in Valley PTA work, was killed Wednesday night when the two-engine plane he was flying, crashed in northwestern New Mexico."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Van Nuys Elementary School (Los Angeles, Calif.).--PTA
Women--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Couples--California--Los Angeles
Air pilots--California--Los Angeles
Aircraft accident victims--California--Los Angeles
Parents' and teachers' associations--California--Los Angeles
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--Los Angeles
Telephone--California--Los Angeles
Telephone calls--California--Los Angeles
Typewriters--California--Los Angeles
Draperies--California--Los Angeles
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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