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Title
Firestone celebrates its 50th Anniversary
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1950
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Leonard K. Firestone, President of Firestone Tire and Rubber Company of California, leads a group of rubber industry executives along the front of Plant I, from the Administration building (at right), towards the Cafeteria for a luncheon conference in South Gate. Decorations on the buildings mark the Los Angeles' Plant's observance of the Company's 50th Anniversary of its founding by Harvey S. Firestone. Employees, their families and friends will be guests at an Open House and plant tour. Photograph dated September 7, 1950.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00046501
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 1502
CARL0000050438
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/16416
Subject
Firestone, Leonard K.--(Leonard Kimball),--1907-1996
Firestone Tire and Rubber Company
Firestone Tire and Rubber Company--Anniversaries, etc
Tire industry workers--California--South Gate
Celebrations--California--South Gate
Businessmen--United States
Men--California--South Gate
Tire industry--California--South Gate
South Gate (Calif.)
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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