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Burbank man given honorary degree
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Goldwater, Jeff
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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 was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated June 21, 1962 reads, "Dr. Charles Adolphus Mock, center, has been awarded an honorary degree from Westmar College, an institution which he served as president from 1911-30. Mock, a resident of the Pacific Evangelical United Brethren Home in Burbank, was unable to attend ceremonies at the Iowa college so Dr. Carryl R. Ziettlow, right, came to Los Angeles to join with Dr. William B. Watkins, a trustee of the college, in presenting the honorary degree."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Westmar University--Presidents
Westmar University--Degrees
Degrees, Academic
Awards--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
College presidents--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
College trustees--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Men--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Older people--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Academic costumes--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
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