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First in West Valley
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 caption dated April 17, 1959 reads, "Sharing groundbreaking shovel with Canoga Park Chamber of Commerce president Arthur Asten are, left, Fred Rochlin, architect, and right, Richard Cherwin, project owner. Holding picture of building is Leanne Leyden, Miss Canoga Park, with W. D. Bailey, Rocketdyne executive and Luther Hooker, Canoga Park Bank of America manager, looking on."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Rochlin, Fred,--1923-
Canoga Park Chamber of Commerce--Presidents
North American Aviation.--Rocketdyne Division--Employees
Executives--California--Los Angeles
Architects--United States
Shovels--California--Los Angeles
Architectural drawings
Boards of trade--California--Canoga Park (Los Angeles)
Beauty contestants--California--Los Angeles
Ground breaking ceremonies--California--Canoga Park (Los Angeles)
Canoga Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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