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Break ground for asthmatics' home
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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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated August 27, 1956 reads, "Civic and city leaders turn first shovelful of earth at site of new 1957 Sunair Home of Tomorrow for asthmatic children at 7754 McGroarty St., Tujunga. From left are Emanuel Fisch, Sunair Foundation president; William E. McCann, executive assistant to Mayor Norris Poulson; Mrs. Anna Grancell, Councilman Everett Burkhalter and Mrs. Ida Nimberg."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Burkhalter, Everett G.--(Everett Glen),--1897-1975
Sunair Foundation
Sunair Foundation--Presidents
Sunair Home for Asthmatic Children
Ground breaking ceremonies--California--Tujunga (Los Angeles)
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--Los Angeles
Children--Institutional care--California--Los Angeles
Asthmatics--Services for--California--Los Angeles
City council members--California--Los Angeles
Civic leaders--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Tujunga (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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