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Two 'hams' compare notes
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 March 3, 1960 reads "Adm. Charles F. Horne discusses fine points of communication with ham radio operator Alan Brubaker, 16, during open house of Future Engineers of America. Admiral Horne explained that he had been a radio operator since 1919. Scene followed talk given by retired admiral before audience of youths and parents in Birmingham High School."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Horne, Charles F
United States.--Navy--Officers
Future Engineers of America.--San Fernando Valley Council
Birmingham High School (Van Nuys, Calif.)
Birmingham High School (Van Nuys, Calif.)--Students
Men--California--Los Angeles--Presidents
Admirals--United States
Young men--California--Los Angeles
Radio operators--California--Los Angeles
High school students--California--Los Angeles
High schools--California--Los Angeles
Schools--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Radio--Transmitters and transmission
Amateur radio stations--California--Los Angeles
Broadcast data systems--California--Los Angeles
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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