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Pierre Salinger attacks in Valley gatherings
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Dean, Gordon
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Pierre Salinger was born on June 14, 1925. He served as White House Press Secretary to Presidents John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson. Salinger served as a United States Senator in 1964 from August to December after the death of Clair Engle. He was defeated by Republican George Murphy for the Senate seat in November 1964. Salinger was manager for the Robert F. Kennedy presidential campaign and later became known for his work as an ABC News correspondent. He died on October 16, 2004.
Photograph caption dated May 21, 1964 reads "Senatorial candidates took the Valley by storm yesterday. Salinger covered seven meetings." Salinger is shown outdoors, talking to students at Valley College in Van Nuys. Salinger was campaigning for the Democratic nomination for the U.S. Senate. He was running against Alan Cranston.; See image #00139171 for additional photo in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Salinger, Pierre
Los Angeles Valley College
Los Angeles Valley College--Students
Democratic Party (U.S.)
Men--California--Los Angeles
Young women--California--Los Angeles
Young men--California--Los Angeles
Presidential press secretaries--United States
Politicians--California--Los Angeles
Political candidates--United States
Political campaigns--United States
College students--California--Los Angeles
Audiences--California--Los Angeles
Community colleges--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Public speaking--California--Los Angeles
Podiums--California--Los Angeles
Trees--California--Los Angeles
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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