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Title
TV colorcaster
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
1954
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
The Hoffman Electronics Corporation, located in Los Angeles, produced the first color television sets on the U.S. west coast. They had 21" color picture tubes.
Photograph caption dated March 27, 1954 reads. "On hand to congratulate Rod Boutelle, of North Hollwood Television, for having the first Hoffman colorcaster in the Valley, are Doye O'Dell and Eddie Cletro, stars of the Western Varieties TV show on KTLA every Friday evening at 9:00."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00082802
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d001_f23_i6
CARL0000082114
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/42082
Subject
Cletro, Eddie
O'Dell, Doye
Hoffman Electronics Corporation (Los Angeles, Calif.)
KTLA-TV (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.)
Televisions
Television personalities--United States
Stores & shops--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Storefronts--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
North Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period
1951-1960

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