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Church honors scouts
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 was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated February 24, 1956 reads, "Recipients of coveted Ad Altare Dei award by Catholic Church are brothers Frank DeFina, left, and Michael DeFina, right, members of Boy Scout Troop 178. Encino. Frank DeFina Sr., father of the boys and troop scoutmaster poses in center."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Boy Scouts of America
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--Los Angeles
Fathers and sons--California--Los Angeles
Scout leaders--California--Los Angeles
Boy Scouts--California--Los Angeles
Medals--California--Los Angeles
Clubs--California--Los Angeles
Young men--California--Los Angeles--Societies and clubs
Encino (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs

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