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Keeping pace with Valley
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 July 22, 1957 reads "Keeping pace with Valley - Edith Carroll, Miss Junior Chamber of Commerce of Canoga Park, wields shovel with an assist from Milo Bekins Jr., vice president and grandson of Martin Bekins, founder of Bekins Van & Storage Co., at ground-breaking for Bekins newest building, the Canoga Park-Reseda Office. Looking on from left, Paul Roest, president Canoga Park Chamber of Commerce; Floyd Bekins, Editor Bekinews,[sic] grandson of founder; C. R. Park, contractor for new building, and Jack Klein, San Fernando Valley district manager for Bekins."
1 photographic print :b&w ;19 x 15 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Canoga Park Chamber of Commerce--Presidents
Canoga Park Junior Chamber of Commerce.--Officials and employees
Bekins Van & Storage Co.--Employees
Women--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Ground breaking ceremonies--California--Canoga Park (Los Angeles)
Contractors--California--Los Angeles
Businessmen--California--Los Angeles
Shovels--California--Los Angeles
Bathing suits--California--Los Angeles
Canoga Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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