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Edwards AFB achievements hailed
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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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 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
Valley Times Collection
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
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