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Largest contributor receives plaque
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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The photograph was printed in reverse for publication.
Photograph caption dated September 10, 1956 reads "Martin Pollard, right, president of board of Valley Presbyterian Hospital, presents special plaque to W. P. Whitsett as Mrs. Whitsett holds shovel used in ground-breaking ceremony. Mounted on plaque is seven-inch replica of shovel."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Whitsett, William Paul,--1875-1965
Valley Presbyterian Hospital (Van Nuys, Los Angeles, Calif.)
Civic leaders--California--San Fernando Valley
Real estate developers--California--San Fernando Valley
Businessmen--California--San Fernando Valley
Men--California--San Fernando Valley
Women--California--San Fernando Valley
Awards--California--San Fernando Valley
Signs and signboards--California--San Fernando Valley
Shovels--California--San Fernando Valley
Plaques, plaquettes--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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