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Break ground for Pacoima post office
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 April 15, 1959 reads, "Officials break ground for the new $135,000 Pacoima post office building at Van Nuys Blvd. and Kewen St. From left. front are Earl Erne, vice president, Pacoima Chamber of Commerce, and, postmistress Lillian M. Friedman; back Bill Welch, chamber of commerce; Isadore Polonsky, construction superintendent, and, Ronald Ordin, representing site owner."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Pacoima Chamber of Commerce
Ground breaking ceremonies--California--Pacoima (Los Angeles)
Building sites--California--Pacoima (Los Angeles)
Shovels--California--Los Angeles
Postmasters--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Earthmoving machinery--California--Los Angeles
Pacoima (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
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