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Participants mark ground breaking
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
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 October 7, 1957 reads, "To mark ground breaking for the new First Western Bank and Trust Company in Corbin Village, four participants drop quarters in newly-poured foundation. Front, l. to r.): Vice Presidents Hugh Wallace and Alexander Smith from First Western's Los Angeles administrative headquarters; Richard T. Moss, Corbin Village developer, and Jess McHam, president of East Woodland Hills Chamber of Commerce; (rear): Executive Vice President Les Allen, First Western Bank; [illegible] Cox, Los Angeles Board of Public Works; Ed Niles, Assistant Vice President; Joseph Hill of First Western, and Larry LeFevre, Tarzana Chamber of Commerce."
1 photographic print : b&w ; 26 x 21 cm.
Valley Times Collection;
HCNVT_ d059_ f9_ i13
First Western Bank and Trust Company
Woodland Hills Chamber of Commerce (Los Angeles, Califl)
Tarzana Chamber of Commerce (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles (Calif.).--Board of Public Works
Ground beaking ceremonies
Building sites
County council members
County officials and employees
Civic leaders
Woodland Hills (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Time Period

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