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It's tree planting time in Pacoima
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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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Photograph caption dated May 19, 1961 reads "Ben L. O'Brien, president of Pacoima Memorial Lutheran Hospital's board of directors, and Norwegian Consul Axel Moltke Hansen, left to right, share a shovel to plant the first tree in the hospital's Avenue of Trees Wednesday. The Norway tree will be joined by trees donated from other countries. Laurie Parillo, 3, 20125 Citronia St., Chatsworth, helps plant the tree in her own way. She represents the Sons of Norway. Behind her is Norwegian minister the Rev. Christen Hallesby."
1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm.
Valley Times Collection;
Pacoima Memorial Lutheran Hospital (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Clergy--California--Los Angeles
Hospital administrators--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Girls--California--Los Angeles
Lutheran Church--Clergy
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--Los Angeles
Hospitals--California--Pacoima (Los Angeles)
Dedications--California--Pacoima (Los Angeles)
Tree planting ceremonies--California--Los Angeles
Trees--California--Los Angeles
Pacoima (Los Angeles, Calif.)
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