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Title
Foot-sore peace hikers march through Valley
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Creator
Brich, George
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
1960
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 article dated December 22, 1960 partially reads, "Eight foot-sore peace walkers marched through the Valley Wednesday on the 11-month tour that will take them from San Francisco to Moscow, Russia. The placard-bearing marchers, who represent the Committee for Nonviolent Action, stopped Wednesday night at Highland avenue and Hollywood boulevard in Hollywood. They will remain in the Los Angeles area until Christmas day when they will resume their march toward Tucson, Ariz. In addition to having their board and room paid for by the committee, which is composed of 60 Americans, the hikers have seven administrators and advance publicity men making the tour with them." Bruce McIntyre, 20, leads the peace walking team along Ventura Blvd. near Kester Ave.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00129151
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d034_f14_i30
CARL0005465730
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/60383
Subject
Committee for Nonviolent Action
Peace movements--United States
Signs and signboards--California--Los Angeles
Walking--California--Los Angeles
Pedestrians--California--Los Angeles
Pacifists--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Streets--California--Sherman Oaks (Los Angeles)
Ventura Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Sherman Oaks (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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