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Chamber president sends dirt flying
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Dean, Gordon
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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 17, 1962 reads, "Vito Galasso, president of the Pacoima Chamber of Commerce, stages a mock tee-off at groundbreaking ceremonies for the nine-hole Hansen Dam Golf Course. The $520,750 municipal course will include putting greens, a driving range, parking lots, a service yard and land for future facilities. Among those present at dedication ceremonies were Los Angeles Councilman Everett Burkhalter and Leonard Shane and Stanley Fox, members of the Los Angeles City Recreation and Park Commissions's golf committee."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Burkhalter, Everett G.--(Everett Glen),--1897-1975
Pacoima Chamber of Commerce--Presidents
Hansen Dam Golf Course (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Golf courses--California--Pacoima (Los Angeles)
Golf--California--Los Angeles
Ground breaking ceremonies--California--Pacoima (Los Angeles)
Spectators--California--Los Angeles
City council members--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Pacoima (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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