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Break ground for school
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 May 22, 1957 reads, "Mrs. Edith K. Stafford, president of Los Angeles Board of Education, gets assistance from three strong men at groundbreaking for $5,000,000 James Monroe High School in Sepulveda. They are, from left, wrestler Jules Strongbow, Sepulveda honorary mayor; Claude Lakey, Sepulveda Chamber of Commerce president, and John G. Fox, assistant high school superintendent."
1 photographic print : b&w ; 26 x 21 cm.
Valley Times Collection;
HCNVT_d057_ f36_i12
Strongbow, Jules,--1906-1975
Stafford, Edith K
Los Angeles (Calif.).--Board of Education
Sepulveda Chamber of Commerce (Los Angeles, Calif.)
James Monroe High School (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Ground breaking ceremonies
Municipal officials and employees, Honorary
Building sites
High schools
Flags--United States
Sepulveda (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Time Period

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