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Title
Albertson's Wedding Chapel, Miracle Mile
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Neighborhoods Photo Collection;
Creator
Pacheco, Robert
Contributor
Part of the Los Angeles Neighborhoods Project. Made accessible through a grant from the Ralph M. Parsons Foundation
Date Created and/or Issued
Circa 200-
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
Title supplied by cataloger.
Photographer's caption reads, "Since 1974 Albertson's Wedding Chapel on Wilshire Boulevard has married over 35,000 couples. Marriage license included, there's a $259 civil ceremony with no guests, up to a $489 Catholic ceremony with mass. Edwin Wendt and Annaliza Saclolo's ceremony was conducted by chapel founder Rev. Alex Franco's son Daniel. Respectfully they were told of the seriousness of marriage and their guests were asked to look after them if problems arose. Edwin, in the Navy, is leaving in three days for Pensacola, Florida, then to Japan. He said that many of the ships heading for the Persian Gulf leave from the Navy's Japanese port."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;22 x 32 cm. on sheet 28 x 36 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00092288
Los Angeles Neighborhoods Collection;
GPC_b26_f1_i18
CARL0004990941
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/3933
Subject
Chapels--California--Los Angeles
Weddings--California--Los Angeles
Marriage service--California--Los Angeles
Soldiers--California--Los Angeles
Miracle Mile (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Neighborhoods Collection photographs

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