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Bicycle checked for safety
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 May 9, 1960 reads, "Toluca Lake Optimist Club members Dick Hentges, center, ad Dr. Irwin Saltin, right, check bicycle belonging to 10-year-old Billy Birely, left, in club's bicycle safety check at Rio Vista School, Van Nuys. Club conducts regular inspections as part of youth safety program."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Toluca Lake Optimist Club (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Rio Vista Elementary School (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Rio Vista Elementary School (Los Angeles, Calif.)--Students
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--Los Angeles
Elementary schools--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Bicycles--California--Los Angeles--Safety measures
Bicycles--California--Los Angeles
Safety regulations--California--Los Angeles
Students--California--Los Angeles
Boys--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Time Period

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