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Title
Don Eugenio Plummer lights the first fire in the new Clubhouse at Plummer Park, West Hollywood, 1938
Contributor
Terrell, Maurice
Date Created and/or Issued
December 4, 1938
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
US
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Haynes Foundation funds.
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Eugenio Plummer, center, whose house has been incorporated into Plummer Park, lights the first ceremonial fire in the new clubhouse as celebrants watch. Father Charles Burns is standing behind him and Ms. Ana Begue Packman stands on the far left with a candle in her hand.
Nearly 500 persons attended the dedication of the new park. Father Charles Burns carried out the ceremony of "blessing the house." Patriotic and historical organizations took part in the formal dedication outside the new structure of the clubhouse center. People were dressed in early Californian attire.
Different photographs taken on the same occasion appear with the article, "Plummer Park Plant Blessed," Los Angeles Times, 05 Dec 1938: A1.
Text from negative sleeve: 15127 - Plummer Park Dedication [stamped:] Dec 9 1938 [stamped:] Maurice Terrell Photographer
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_11821
ark:/21198/zz002h8nsz
Subject
Fireplaces
Plummer Park (West Hollywood, Calif.)
Rites & ceremonies--California--West Hollywood
Parks--California--West Hollywood
Burns, Charles Henry, 1906-1990
Plummer, Eugenio Raphael, 1852-1943
Packman, Ana Bégué de, 1882-1973
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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