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Top award to V. T. lensman
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Valley Times Photo Collection
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
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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The awards were given out during the annual banquet of the California-Nevada Associated Press Association held at the Statler Hilton Hotel.
Photograph caption dated February 8, 1960 reads, "William Wilde, left, Valley Times photographer, accepts top spot news award in 11th annual Associated Press California-Nevada photo contest from Robert Speidel, AP contest chairman. Wilde won high honor second consecutive year with his picture 'Giddap' which showed 15-year-old horse being lifted from Chatsworth water test hole. He won honorable mention in another category. Last year he placed first with photo 'Hell's Roar' and won honorable mention with another."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Wilde, William H
Valley Times (Firm)--Employees
Statler Hilton Hotel (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Photography--Competitions--United States
Photography--Awards--California--Los Angeles
Award winners--California--Los Angeles
Photographers--California--Los Angeles
Newspaper employees--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Hotels--California--Los Angeles
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs

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