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Break ground for Hebrew temple
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 December 24, 1956 reads "Participating at ground-breaking ceremonies for Verdugo Hills Hebrew Temple-Center, 10275 Tujunga Canyon Blvd., Tujunga, are, from left, the Rev. Wesley C. Baker, president of Verdugo Hills Ministerial Association; Albert A. Groman, Rabbi Abraham L. Rosenblum, spiritual leader of temple; Jack H. Pessin, president of center, Charles Essensten and Peter Kahn Jr."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Verdugo Hills Hebrew Center (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Men--California--Los Angeles
Rabbis--California--Los Angeles
Clergy--California--Los Angeles
Synagogues--California--Los Angeles
Ground breaking ceremonies--California--Los Angeles
Shovels--California--Los Angeles
Tujunga (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
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