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Bookmobile service begins
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 and has several light colored stains.
Photograph caption dated October 22, 1962 reads "Joyce Cantrell, librarian, displays some of the books being offered by the Los Angeles Public Library bookmobile in the Platt Ranch area of the West Valley. This week is the first that service has been extended to this area. The bookmobile will be at a parking lot at Victory Blvd. and Platt Ave. every Tuesday from 10:15 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. Checking over the volumes are Ralph Sutherland, president of the Merchants Association, and Buff Crossley, field representative for Valley Councilman Thomas Shepard."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d036_f29_i14; H-14266.13 4x5
Cantrell, Joyce
Los Angeles Public Library--Officials and employees
Merchant's Assocation (Los Angeles, Cailf.)--Presidents
Bookmobiles--California--Los Angeles
Women librarians--California--Los Angeles
Women library employees--California--Los Angeles
Librarians--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Municipal officials and employees--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Libraries--California--Los Angeles
Trucks--California--Los Angeles
Books--California--Los Angeles
Parking lots--California--West Hills (Los Angeles)
Signs and signboards--California--West Hills (Los Angeles)
West Hills (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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