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Title
Radio plays major role in Valley civil defense work
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Creator
Chase, Harry
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
1956
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 April 19, 1956 reads "Serves as Valley ears. Cyril Friedheim, operator of official relay station for Valley Civil Defense Zone, stands ready to keep communications open in case of natural or enemy-inspired disaster. Friedheim is one of scores of amateur radio operators who donate their time so that Valley area will be prepared if need ever arises. All of Friedheim's equipment is his own and made available free to Office of Civil Defense."; See images #00136250 through #00136256 for all photos in this series.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00136351
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d043_f28_i26
CARL0005630293
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/66384
Subject
Men--California--San Fernando Valley
Radio operators--California--San Fernando Valley
Civil defense readiness--California--San Fernando Valley
Civil defense drills--California--San Fernando Valley
Emergency drills--California--San Fernando Valley
Simulation methods--California--San Fernando Valley
Radio--California--San Fernando Valley--Receivers and reception
Emergency communication systems--California--San Fernando Valley
Microphones
Globes--California--San Fernando Valley
Telephone--California--San Fernando Valley
Desks--California--San Fernando Valley
Signs and signboards--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period
1951-1960

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