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Chatsworth sees new 'command
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 January 9, 1960 reads, "Western star Roy Rogers and John Sixsmith, left, each take grip on 'gavel of command' for Chatsworth. Rogers has been installed as community's honorary mayor while Sixsmith is incoming chamber of commerce president. President at ceremonies were chamber's outgoing president, Harlan W. Curtis, standing, and Rogers' wife, actress Dale Evans."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Rogers, Roy,--1911-1998
Rogers, Dale Evans
Chatsworth Chamber of Commerce
Chatsworth Chamber of Commerce--Presidents
Actresses--United States
Actors--United States
Singers--United States
Gavels--California--Los Angeles
Municipal officials and employees, Honorary--California--Chatsworth (Los Angeles)
Boards of trade--California--Chatsworth (Los Angeles)
Boards of trade--California--Chatsworth (Los Angeles)--Presidents
Chatsworth (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs

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