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Los Angeles Civic Light Opera Association performance
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated November 24, 1943 reads, "Society turned out en masse for the opening of the seventh season of the Los Angeles Civic Light Opera Association, which brought to local music fans the revival of the American operetta classic, 'Show Boat.' Shown as the premiere are, left to right, Mr. and Mrs. Leland K. Whittier, Mr. and Mrs. Leonard K. Firestone, Mr. and Mrs. Henry O. Duque and Mr. and Mrs. William W. Valentine. They were guests of William Duque, head of the association.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 1502
Firestone, Leonard K.--(Leonard Kimball),--1907-1996
Firestone, Leonard K.--(Leonard Kimball),--1907-1996--Family
Los Angeles Civic Light Opera Association
Philharmonic Auditorium (Organization : Los Angeles, Calif.)
Couples--California--Los Angeles
Musicals--United States
Businessmen--United States
Philanthropists--United States
Auditoriums--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Lost architecture--California--Los Angeles
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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