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New building for Empire
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 caption dated July 30, 1956 reads "An ultra-modern new bank building for the Empire Savings and Loan Association will rise in Pacoima at 13678 Van Nuys Blvd. Ground for this home office is being broken by, from left, Edward Hellmer, executive vice president and manager; Glen Raddatz, president; Welsey Tuttle, Pacoima Honorary Mayor; Everett Burkhalter, Los Angeles city councilman, and George Chapman, general contractor. Construction will begin immediately."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Tuttle, Wesley
Burkhalter, Everett G.--(Everett Glen),--1897-1975
Empire Savings and Loan Association--Presidents
Empire Savings and Loan Association--Employees
Men--California--Los Angeles
City council members--California--Los Angeles
Municipal officials and employees, Honorary--California--Pacoima (Los Angeles)
Singers--United States
Bankers--California--Los Angeles
Contractors--California--Los Angeles
Ground breaking ceremonies--California--Pacoima (Los Angeles)
Shovels--California--Los Angeles
Pacoima (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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