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Governor Knight and Virginia Carlson
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Valley Times Photo Collection
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Pictured are Governor Goodwin Knight and bride-to-be, Virginia Carlson. The couple met when Mrs. Carlson sold the Governor a poppy on an American Legion television show. The two will wed at the Episcopal Church of Our Savior in Beverly Hills on August 2. Governor Knight's late wife died in 1952 and Mrs. Carlson's husband was killed in action in World War II. Photograph dated July 28, 1954.; See images #00110995 and #00127501 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Knight, Goodwin,--1896-1970
Knight, Goodwin,--1896-1970--Family
Couples--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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