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Title
Pineda enjoys work
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Contributor
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
1962
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph article dated May 9, 1962 partially reads, "Alfonso Pineda cannot be describe as a physically big or a tall man but he does have a big smile to go with a big gracious attitude toward his fellow man. Alfonso likes people and he likes his work. He is an expert leathercrafter and maker of fine gun holsters. Located in his year-old North Hollywood shop, Alfonso is one of the top leather workers for the custom shooting trade. He is a craftsman of the old school who learned his trade from his father." Pictured is Valley Gun Queen Eva Bernard, examining Alfonso Pineda's workmanship.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00129755
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d035_f7_i15
CARL0005477337
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/60573
Subject
Leather industry and trade--California--Los Angeles
Leather workers--California--Los Angeles
Leather goods--California--Los Angeles
Holsters--California--Los Angeles
Artisans--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
North Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period
1961-1970

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