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Street renamed for ORT
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 was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated February 16, 1959 reads "Street renamed for ORT - Posting new street sign in honor of work by Women's American ORT (Organization for Rehabilitation through Training) at Balboa and Ventura boulevards, Encino, from left, are: Mrs. Samuel Gilbert, president, Encino Chapter, ORT; Gordon Carey, president, Encino Chamber of Commerce, and Actor Michael Whalen, honorary ambassador of Goodwill for Encino."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Whalen, Michael,--1902-1974
Women's American ORT.--Encino Chapter--Presidents
Encino Chamber of Commerce (Los Angeles, Calif.)--Presidents
Women--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--Los Angeles
Street signs--California--Los Angeles
Municipal officials and employees, Honorary--California--Encino (Los Angeles)
Motion picture actors and actresses--United States
Women's hats--California--Los Angeles
Fur garments--California--Los Angeles
Ventura Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Balboa Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Encino (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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