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T. F. Dixon, right, and S. K. Hoffman, center, receive awards
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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
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated July 4, 1961 reads "Making presentation is A. B. Clark, president of Tarzana Chamber." The article partially reads "Hoffman, president of the North American Aviation facility in Canoga Park, and Dixon, vice president of research and engineering, were cited by the three chambers because they jointly received, earlier this year, the Louis W. Hill Space Transportation Award. The two West Valley men received a $10,000 honorarium for their part in developing liquid propellant rocket engines that have shoved U.S. missiles into space."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
North American Aviation--Presidents
North American Aviation--Employees
Tarzana Chamber of Commerce--Presidents
Men--California--San Fernando Valley
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--San Fernando Valley
Awards--California--San Fernando Valley
Flowers--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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