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Title
Tree planting
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Contributor
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
1954
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph caption dated August 6, 1954 reads, "First palm tree planting on a Ventura boulevard beautification project was carried out yesterday. Those co-operating on the project were, left to right, Maury Webster, member of the tree planting committee of the Los Angeles Beautiful committee; Dr. Samuel Ayres Jr., co-chairman of the committee; Fred W. Rowekamp, city forester; Kersey Kinsey, prominent Valley builder; John Hutchinson, architectural designer for Kinsey, and Mrs. Valley Knudsen of the Los Angeles Beautiful committee."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00129919
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d035_f16_i27
CARL0005503060
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/60879
Subject
Kinsey, Kersey
Los Angeles Beautiful Committee
Urban beautification--California--San Fernando Valley
Trees in cities--California--San Fernando Valley
Tree planting--California--San Fernando Valley
Committees--California--San Fernando Valley
Palms--California--San Fernando Valley
Trees--California--San Fernando Valley
Streets--California--San Fernando Valley
Women--California--San Fernando Valley
Men--California--San Fernando Valley
Tree planting--Citizen participation
Ventura Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.)
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period
1951-1960

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