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Head Valley Youth Foundation
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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Elton H. Rule was born in Stockton, California on June 13, 1916. He was a local television executive in Los Angeles before moving up the ranks to become president of the American Broadcasting Company (ABC). He is credited with greatly expanding the network's ratings and revenue during his tenure, from 1972-1983. He died in Beverly Hills, California on May 5, 1990.
Photograph caption dated June 26, 1956 reads "Elected to head Valley Youth Foundation are, from left, Doug Pedlow Jr., treasurer; Mrs. John Scully, secretary; Harry Koplan, third vice president; Mrs. Marvin Owen, re-elected president, and Elton Rule, fourth vice president. Not pictured are Russell A. Quisenberry, first vice president, and Louis M. Kesselman, second vice president."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Rule, Elton H.--(Elton Hoerl),--1916-1990
San Fernando Valley Youth Foundation
Men--California--San Fernando Valley
Women--California--San Fernando Valley
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
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