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Title
Trailer caravan set for trip to Seattle
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
1962
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 article dated June 27, 1962 partially reads, "An estimated 500 persons were hosted at a chuck wagon dinner at the Fireball Trailer factory in San Fernando Sunday evening to mark the kickoff of the Fireball Trailer Caravan to the Century 21 exposition in Seattle...A total of 97 trailers and 350 trailerists will make the trip. Represented are all makes and sizes, from compact 12 footers to luxurious 30-foot land-yachts. As for the caravanners themselves, they range from tots of two to senior citizens in their 70's."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00117004
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d019_f9_i31
CARL0005337462
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/50418
Subject
Fireball Trailer Manufacturing, Inc. (San Fernando, Calif.)
Recreational vehicle industry--California--San Fernando
Industrial facilities--California--San Fernando
Trailers--California--San Fernando
Automobiles--California--San Fernando
Mountains--California, Southern
San Gabriel Mountains (Calif.)
San Fernando (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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