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Title
In appreciation for $23,000 gift
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1954
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph was edited for publication purposes.
Photograph caption dated January 13, 1954 reads, "Leonard K. Firestone pins Boy Scout emblem on Olin Welborn III of Hollywood Turf Club group." The Hollywood Turf Club Associated Charities gave $23,000 to the Los Angeles Area Boy Scouts, who are preparing to purchase 40 acres of land adjacent to their Circle X Ranch in the Santa Monica Mountains.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00106528
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 1502
CARL0005304318
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/31551
Subject
Firestone, Leonard K.--(Leonard Kimball),--1907-1996
Hollywood Turf Club Associated Charities
Businessmen--United States
Philanthropists--United States
Boy Scouts--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Checks--California--Los Angeles
Charities--California--Los Angeles
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Los Angeles Evening Herald Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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