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Break ground for civic building
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
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated June 8, 1956 reads "Ed. J Cox, commissioner of Board of Public Works, joins with Councilman Everett Burkhalter and civic leaders in groundbreaking ceremonies for $188,370 Sunland-Tujunga Municipal Building. Construction of one-story, 10,000-square foot structure at 7747 Foothill Blvd. is scheduled for completion by end of year."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Burkhalter, Everett G.--(Everett Glen),--1897-1975
Los Angeles (Calif.).--Department of Public Works--Officials and employees
Women--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Municipal officials and employees--California--Los Angeles
Civic leaders--California--Los Angeles
Ground breaking ceremonies--California--Los Angeles
Shovels--California--Los Angeles
Loudspeakers--California--Los Angeles
Trees--California--Los Angeles
Lawns--California--Los Angeles
Sunland (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Tujunga (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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