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Alternative Title
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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Photograph caption dated July 28, 1961 reads "Groundbreaking - Joining in groundbreaking ceremonies for the new Zodys Department Store in Northridge are, from left foreground, Lionel Uhlmann, developer; Teri York, Zody's hostess; Louis Lester, developer; Richard H. Wolfe, Zody's vice president and general manager, and Lee Freedman, Zody's vice president and supervisor of store operations. At rear, from left, are Don Arries, president of the Granada Hills Chamber of Commerce; Bernard Otterstrom, Northridge honorary fire marshal; Nathan O. Freedman, president of the Northridge Chamber of Commerce; William Fisher, honorary mayor of Northridge, and Donald Lorenzen, president of the West Valley Associated Chambers of Commerce."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Northridge Chamber of Commerce--Presidents
Granada Hills Chamber of Commerce--Presidents
West Valley Associated Chambers of Commerce--Presidents
Men--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Real estate developers--California--Los Angeles
Municipal officials and employees, Honorary--California--Northridge (Los Angeles)
Department stores--Employees--California--Los Angeles
Ground breaking ceremonies--California--Northridge (Los Angeles)
Shovels--California--Los Angeles
Gloves--California--Los Angeles
Painted signs and signboards--California--Los Angeles
Northridge (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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