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Title
Keeping track of Appeals calls
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 November 1, 1961 reads "Keeping track of appeals calls - This eight-foot circular meter, built by Disney Studios, charts the number of calls being made by more than 1,000 United Appeal volunteer workers in the City of Burbank. Mrs. Erle Burke, 1001 La Ramble Dr., Burbank, gives the signal to Richard Heyes, 1401 Oak Circle, Glendale, who starts the meter moving. Approximately 18,000 calls to residences and small businesses were chartered [sic] Monday on the meter, which stands on the Burbank City Hall lawn."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00127096
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d032_f19_i30
CARL0005436509
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/58500
Subject
Men--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Women--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Volunteers--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Fund raisers (Persons)--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Painted signs and signboards--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period
1961-1970

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