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Col. Richard F. Lynch
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 was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated October 8, 1956 reads "Heads national CD group." The article partially reads "Col. Richard F. Lynch, director of civil defense for Los Angeles, will leave by air tonight for Atlanta, GA., where he will be installed as president of the U. S. Civil Defense Council."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Lynch, Richard F.,--1914-2006
United States Civil Defense Council--Presidents
Los Angeles (Calif.).--Office of Civil Defense--Officials and employees
Men--California--San Fernando Valley
Municipal officials and employees--California--San Fernando Valley
Desks--California--San Fernando Valley
Paperwork (Office practice)--California--San Fernando Valley
Telephone--California--San Fernando Valley
Signs and signboards--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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