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Mrs. Bogendorfer presents flag
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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
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Kay Bogendorfer Orner was born in 1909. She was president of the Los Angeles Civil Service Commission from 1953-1960, and the first female postmaster in Van Nuys, serving from 1960-1972. She died in 1991.
Photograph caption dated March 22, 1957 reads "American flag which flew over Capitol in Washington is presented to Girl Scout Troop 730 by Mrs. Kay Bogendorfer in (sic) behalf of Congressman Joe Holt. Left to right are Connie Steitz, Mrs. Bogendorfer, Mrs. William Malinoff, troop leader, Dorothea Nelli and Harold White, youth service chairman of the Van Nuys Kiwanis Club, sponsors of the troop. In background are members of troop." Mrs. Bogendorfer is president of the Los Angeles Civil Service Commission.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Borgendorfer, Kay,--1909-1991
Los Angeles (Calif.).--Civil Service Commission--Presidents
Girl Scouts of the United States of America
Women--California--San Fernando Valley
Men--California--San Fernando Valley
Girls--California--San Fernando Valley
Girls--California--San Fernando Valley--Societies and Clubs
Civic leaders--California--San Fernando Valley
Girl Scouts--California--San Fernando Valley
Municipal officials and employees--California--San Fernando Valley
Clubs--California--San Fernando Valley
Uniforms--California--San Fernando Valley
Flags--United States
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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