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After the land in Malibu was acquired by Pepperdine College, the first structure to go up was a 100-foot-tall flagpole that flew a 20- by 30-foot American flag during construction. This photo captures key administrators and donors at a flag-raising celebration. From left to right: Assistant to the President Charles Runnels, Gay Banowsky, Executive Vice President William S. Banowsky, donors Blanche Seaver and Richard Seaver, President M. Norvel Young, Hydril Company lawyer John Hall, and Helen Young. complete;
Universities & colleges College administrators Dedications Philanthropists Construction Pepperdine University Pepperdine College Banowsky, William Slater Young, M. Norvel (Matt Norvel), 1915-1998 Seaver, Blanche Ebert, b. 1891 Runnels, Charles B Seaver, Richard C Banowsky, Gay Young, Helen M Hall, John F
Color photographic print, 8x10 inches; UAP F270/P8