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Scouts open Reseda cleanup campaign
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Brich, George
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 November 7, 1960 reads "Scoutmaster Don Ellison (right, background), oversees collection of debris on Reseda streets by the community's Explorer, Cub and Boy Scouts. While Reseda slept Saturday, the Scouts launched their cleanup and beautification campaign at 7 a.m. After collecting trash from the streets, the boys distributed 30,000 litter bags to residents. Reseda Chamber of Commerce, one of five sponsoring organizations, supplied a truck for the campaign."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Boy Scouts of America
Scout leaders--California--Los Angeles
Boy Scouts--California--Los Angeles
Cub Scouts--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Boys--California--Los Angeles
Boys--California--Los Angeles--Societies and clubs
Clubs--California--Los Angeles
Litter (Trash)--California--Los Angeles
Uniforms--California--Los Angeles
Reseda (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs

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