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Pat Brown invited to ceremony
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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
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated May 2, 1958 reads "Ground-breaking plans for Pacoima Memorial Lutheran Hospital, which have been advanced five months by board of directors, are being discussed by campaign officials with California Atty. Gen, Edmund G. 'Pat' Brown, center, one of state and national officials invited to participate in the ceremonies. At left is Ben L. O'Brien, president of Pacoima Memorial Lutheran Hospital, and on right, the Rev. John G. Simmons, president of San Fernando Valley Lutheran Hospital Association. Lutheran group, formed from 42 Lutheran churches in San Fernando Valley, will operate and manage the 100-bed hospital. O'Brien and Simmons are also co-chairmen for $700,000 Valley drive."
1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm.
Valley Times Collection;
Brown, Edmund G.--(Edmund Gerald)--1905-1996
Simmons, John G.--1917-2013
Pacoima Memorial Lutheran Hospital (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Pacoima Memorial Lutheran Hospital Association
Attorneys general--California
Clergy--California--Los Angeles
Hospital administrators--California--Los Angeles
Fund raisers (Persons)--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Pacoima (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
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