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Certified grocers breaks ground
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 May 8, 1957 reads "Traditional ceremonies mark start of construction on $1,500,000 warehouse building on twenty-two-acre tract at San Fernando road and Vaughn street. Plant will serve member stores in the Valley, as well as Ventura, Santa Barbara and Bakersfield areas. Those taking part, from left, Murray Yunker, first vice president and assistant general manager; Randolph Price, treasurer-comptroller; Robert Thomas, second vice president in charge of warehousing and transportation; Richard C. Holderness, secretary; John M. Alexander, manager of San Fernando Plant; Campbell Stewart, president and general manager; Frank Hale, chairman of the board, and Jack Woolsey, contact man for the San Fernando Valley area."
1 photographic print : b&w ; 26 x 21 cm.
Valley Times Collection;
Certified Grocers of California, Ltd
Ground breaking ceremonies
Signs and signboards
San Fernando (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Time Period

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