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Van Nuys hero receives honor
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Dean, Gordon
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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
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated June 3, 1965 reads "Jesse Eugene Miller, center, a 49-year-old Van Nuys plastering contractor, receives a citation at yesterday's Los Angeles Police Commission meeting, honoring him for his part in the capture of a bandit in downtown Los Angeles earlier this year. Presenting the citation, at left, is Dr. Francisco Bravo, commission president, and at right, Police Chief William Parker."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Parker, William H.--(William Henry),--1902-1966
Los Angeles (Calif.).--Police Department--Officials and employees
Los Angeles (Calif.).--Police Commission--Officials and employees
Men--California--Los Angeles
Police chiefs--California--Los Angeles
Municipal officials and employees--California--Los Angeles
Contractors--California--Los Angeles
Award winners--California--Los Angeles
Awards--California--Los Angeles
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
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