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Honor leaders of oldest scout troop
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 August 19, 1954 reads, "Leaders of San Fernando Boy Scout Troop 16, oldest and longest-sponsored troop in Valley, win certificates of commendation from sponsoring American Legion Post 176. Left to right, above, are Neill Gardner, scout leader; Dr. John Brooks, neighborhood commissioner; Bill Williams, institutional representative; Herman Abel, district commissioner who presented awards, and Commander Bob Boyce."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Boy Scouts of America
American Legion
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--San Fernando
Boy Scouts--California--San Fernando
Awards--California--San Fernando
Clubs--California--San Fernando
Men--California--San Fernando--Societies and clubs
San Fernando (Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs

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