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Opening of new truck route lightens Lankershim traffic
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Valley Times Photo Collection
Dean, Gordon
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated November 16, 1956 reads, "Officials open truck route - North Hollywood and city officials snip ribbon for new Lankershim boulevard diversionary truck route as one of first trucks comes through. From left are John Goss, Chamber of Commerce; Jim Elliott, oldtime resident; H. J. Penfield Jr., Park Newcomber, chamber; Merrill Burnside, retail merchants committee; Councilman Everett Burkhalter; John Tuttle, past president, Chamber of Commerce; Barney Oldfield, Chamber; Harry Geyer, chamber president; Harry Heisler, chamber; Max Mairs, chamber; Stella Stinchfield, chamber, and Arch L. Field, commissioner, Board of Public Works."; See image #00136587 for additional photo in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Burkhalter, Everett G.--(Everett Glen),--1897-1975
Los Angeles (Calif.).--Board of Public Works
Dedications--California--Los Angeles
Scissors and shears--California--Los Angeles
Streets--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
City council members--California--Los Angeles
Trucks--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
North Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
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