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Title
Break ground for Painters' Local
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
1956
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 caption dated April 4, 1956 reads, "Chester Baker, kneeling left, contractor for new $50,000 Painters Local 1595 administration and assembly hall in Van Nuys, and Ernest Weber, kneeling right, president of local, take part in ground-breaking ceremonies for building at 14560 Calvert St. Others, from left, are Lee B. Brown, Lionel Johnson, William Stethem, Roy Strickland, business representative, D.T. Satre, executive secretary, Si Finwall and Art White."
Type
image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00144627
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d053_f20_i23
CARL0005836975
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/72777
Subject
Brotherhood of Painters, Decorators, and Paperhangers of America.--Local 1595 (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Painters, Industrial--Labor unions--California--Los Angeles
Labor unions--California--Los Angeles
Labor union members--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Ground breaking ceremonies--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Signs and signboards--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period
1951-1960

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