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PhotographÂ was edited for publication purposes Photograph caption dated June 4, 1959 reads "County Supervisor Warren M. Dorn, center, presents scroll of achievement to Brig. Gen. John W. Carpenter III, left, Edwards Air Force Base flight test center commander, and Col. H. Mears, Edwards base commander, in tribute to base's 12,000 military and civilian personnel for 'their contributions to the growth, welfare and prosperity of Antelope Valley and Los Angeles County.'" Carpenter is cut out of the original photograph.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 16 cm. Photographic prints
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Dorn, Warren M Carpenter, John W.,--1916-1996 United States.--Air Force--Officers Air Force Flight Test Center (U.S.) Men--California--Edwards Air Force Base County council members--California--Los Angeles County Award winners--California--Edwards Air Force Base Awards--California--Edwards Air Force Base Armed Forces--Officers Military uniforms Air bases--United States Edwards Air Force Base (Calif.) Portrait photographs Group portraits Valley Times Collection photographs