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Title
Widened section of Victory Boulevard opened
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Contributor
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
1953
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated October 17, 1953 reads, "Ribbon cutting ceremonies mark opening of multi-laned Victory boulevard through part of Van Nuys. Shown officiating at the rites are, left to right, William McCann, vice president, Board of Public Works; Leo Strobel, Van McWhirter, president, Van Nuys Chamber of Commerce; Mike A. Ferrara, Councilman Robert Wilkinson and Cushing Phillips."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00137471
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d045_f30_i4
CARL0005670115
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/67576
Subject
Wilkinson, Robert
Los Angeles (Calif.).--Board of Public Works--Officials and employees
Van Nuys Chamber of Commerce
City council members--California--Los Angeles
Municipal officials and employees--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Roads--Widening--California--Los Angeles
Dedications--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Streets--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Automobiles--California--Los Angeles
Service stations--California--Los Angeles
Victory Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period
1951-1960

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