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Title
Navy League honors Joe Woo
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Contributor
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
1961
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated August 22, 1961 reads "Joe Woo, center, receives certificate of appreciation from Cmdr. Douglas F. George, USNR, in behalf of the U. S. Navy League for outstanding services in the interest of community information and education. Woo was narrator, with Jimmy Wallington, for league-sponsored film 'Challenge to Americans.' North Hollywood Kiwanis Club President Herbert J. Penfield Jr. is at right." Woo owns and operates Woo's Chinese Kitchen restaurant in North Hollywood.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;13 x 19 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00136684
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d043_f34_i4
CARL0005638095
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/66463
Subject
Woo, Joe
Navy League of the United States
United States.--Naval Reserve--Officers
North Hollywood Kiwanis Club--Presidents
Men--California--Los Angeles
Chinese American businesspeople--California--Los Angeles
Chinese Americans--California--Los Angeles
Businessmen--California--Los Angeles
Armed Forces--Officers
Civic leaders--California--Los Angeles
Restaurateurs--California--Los Angeles
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--Los Angeles
Banners--California--Los Angeles
Military uniforms
Certificates
Flags--United States
North Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period
1961-1970

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