Skip to main content

Image / Color TV on way to Valley owners

Have a question about this item?

Item Information. View source record on contributor's website.

Title
Color TV on way to Valley owners
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Contributor
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
1959
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 caption dated October 1, 1959 reads "Rod Boutelle, right, owner of North Hollywood Television, 11413 Moorpark, checks off $10,000 worth of RCA Color TV sets which arrived in local store this week. Anticipating the biggest business in the five-year history of Color TV, Boutelle said that this season will also be the biggest in number of color shows offered, including the World Series which this year is being shown in full color. North Hollywood TV was the first store in the Valley to carry color TV."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00135658
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d042_f19_i8
CARL0005616043
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/65674
Subject
North Hollywood Television
RCA-Victor Company
Men--California--Los Angeles
Businessmen--California--Los Angeles
Dealers (Retail trade)--California--Los Angeles
Television--Receivers and reception
Television supplies industry--California--Los Angeles--Employees
Trucks--California--Los Angeles
Boxes--California--Los Angeles
Awnings
Stores & shops--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Signs and signboards--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
North Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period
1951-1960

Explore related content on Calisphere: