Skip to main content

Image / New flag, pole, dedicated at women's club

Have a question about this item?

Item Information. View source record on contributor's website.

New flag, pole, dedicated at women's club
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Dean, Gordon
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
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at for additional information.
Edgar Hiestand was born in Chicago, Illinois in 1888. He was an American politician and businessman and served ten years in the United States Congress. He died in 1970.
Photograph caption dated October 5, 1963 reads "Boy Scouts from Troop 18 of the North Hollywood Methodist Church raise a flag on new pole dedicated to the North Hollywood Women's Club, 5629 Vineland Ave., by Mr. and Mrs. B. S. Hand, a pioneer North Hollywood family. The flag, which has flown over the Capitol, also is a gift of the Hands. It was presented by former Congressman Edgar W. Hiestand. With him at right are Mrs. Winston Roche, club president; Mrs. Donald Villee, co-chairman of the event; Mr. and Mrs. Hand; Mrs. Kenneth Looney, Americanism chairman of the Sierra Cahuenga District of the California Federation of Women's Clubs, and Russell Quisenberry, president of the North Hollywood Chamber of Commerce."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Hiestand, Edgar W.,--1888-1970
Boy Scouts of America
North Hollywood Woman's Club
California Federation of Women's Clubs.--Sierra-Cahunga District
Women--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--San Fernando Valley--Societies and clubs
Boys--California--Los Angeles
Legislators--United States
Boy Scouts--California--Los Angeles
Dedications--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Flags--United States
Flag raising and lowering--California--Los Angeles
Flagpoles--California--Los Angeles
Sidewalks--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Streets--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Lawns--California--Los Angeles
Automobiles--California--Los Angeles
Trees--California--Los Angeles
Electric lines--Poles and towers
North Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

Explore related content on Calisphere: