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Airman of Year named by Guard
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated December 15, 1958 reads, "M/Sgt. James D. Nichols, right, of Reseda, accepts Airman of Year award from Robert Hale, center, president of Van Nuys Chamber of Commerce. Maj. Gen Earle M. Jones, left, watches. More than $1,500 was raised by Valley National Guard yesterday from their annual Christmas show. Proceeds will go to muscular dystrophy ward of Childrens [sic] Hospital. Money, which would normally be spent in card exchange, is donted [sic] to major charity each year."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Hale, Robert J
Van Nuys Chamber of Commerce--Presidents
Fund raising--California--Los Angeles
Awards--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Generals--United States
Armed Forces
Airports--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
United States--Air National Guard
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs

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