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George E. Emmons breaks ground for the Emmons Memorial Hospital at Occidental College, Los Angeles, 1936
Date Created and/or Issued
April 2, 1936
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: Phone: (310) 825-4988
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
On Occidental's 49th anniversary trustee George E. Emmons broke ground for the college's new hospital.
Article related to photograph, "Campus Has Ceremony," Los Angeles Times, 03 Apr 1936: A5.
Emmons stands amongst skinny trees and tall grass wearing a suit and bowtie as he holds a shovelful of dirt at his waist.
Text from negative sleeve: 4613 - Dr Remsen Bird Geo E. Emmons Myron Hunt Qxy Hospital Groundbreaking 4/2/36 [stamped:] Apr 9- 1936
Handwritten on negative: Geo E. Emmons 4/2/36
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Construction--California--Los Angeles
Rites & Ceremonies--California--Los Angeles
Hospitals--California--Los Angeles
Occidental College
Emmons, George E
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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