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Astronaut flight recorded
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Woods, Jon
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 May 11, 1961 reads "Columbia Records Wednesday presented North American Aviation's, Rocketdyne division's president Sam K. Hoffman, foreground, with a recording of the count-down blastoff, and President Kennedy's congratulatory message of the U.S.'s first space flight two weeks ago. Presenting the record are Gene Block, Columbia Records regional sales manager, and Los Angeles City Councilman Pat McGee."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
McGee, Patrick D
North American Aviation.--Rocketdyne Division--Presidents
Columbia Records, Inc.--Employees
Men--California--San Fernando Valley
City council members--California--Los Angeles
Sound recordings--California--San Fernando Valley
Miniature objects--California--San Fernando Valley
Name tags--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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