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Helping civil defense recruitment
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Steele, Bob
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 was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated November 25, 1954 reads "First names of area volunteers for Civil Defense duties are being transmitted by mail carriers, from left, Ken Jones, Valley Village substation; Ivan Hall, North Hollywood, and George Teele, Victory Center. Col. Richard F. Lynch, Los Angeles Civil Defense director, accepts information, while Everett T. Carpenter, North Hollywood postmaster, looks on."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Lynch, Richard F.,--1914-2006
United States Postal Service--Officials and employees
Los Angeles (Calif.).--Office of Civil Defense--Officials and employees
Men--California--San Fernando Valley
Municipal officials and employees--California--San Fernando Valley
Postmasters--California--San Fernando Valley
Postal service--California--San Fernando Valley--Employees
Postal service--United States--Employees
Letter carriers--California--San Fernando Valley
Uniforms--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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