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Site of new Safeway
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated August 10, 1957 reads, "Industrial and civic leaders share the spotlight with beauty as ground is broken for new Safeway Store in Pacoima. Left to right: Miss Pacoima, (Kay Twitchell); S. F. Christensen, retail operating manager, Safeway Stores; William Johnson, district manager, Safeway, and Ben L. O'Brien, president of Pacoima Chamber of Commerce."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 16 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Safeway Stores, Inc
Pacoima Chamber of Commerce
Pacoima Chamber of Commerce--Presidents
Ground breaking ceremonies--California--Pacoima (Los Angeles)
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--Los Angeles
Beauty contestants--California--Los Angeles
Supermarkets--California--Los Angeles
Civic leaders--California--Los Angeles
Bulldozers--California--Los Angeles
Shovels--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Pacoima (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Time Period

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