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Launch Reseda City Hall
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 July 25, 1956 reads "Councilman Bob Wilkinson turns first spadeful of dirt for $253,845 Reseda municipal center at Vanowen street and Vanalden avenue. Watching groundbreaking are, from left to right, John Gibson, acting Mayor of Los Angeles; Ed Cox, commissioner of Board of Public Works, and Harold Minton, president of Reseda's Chamber of Commerce." The West Valley Municipal Building is at 19040 Vanowen Street in Reseda.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Wilkinson, Robert
Gibson, John S.,--Jr
West Valley Municipal Building (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Men--California--Los Angeles
Mayors--California--Los Angeles
City council members--California--Los Angeles
Municipal officials and employees--California--Los Angeles
Building sites--California--Reseda (Los Angeles)
Ground breaking ceremonies--California--Reseda (Los Angeles)
Signs and signboards--California--Reseda (Los Angeles)
Shovels--California--Los Angeles
Reseda (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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