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Project starts
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Valley Times Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated February 5, 1959 reads "Groundbreaking ceremonies for widened section of Roscoe boulevard between Van Nuys boulevard and Woodley avenue drew many helping hands. Beside grader in background are Jack Bennett, vice president of Panorama City Chamber of Commerce, and Howard Mark of the chamber's Streets Committee. Atop grader is contractor R. L. Sommeville. Manning shovel are Councilman James Corman, left, and Gib Shultz, chamber president. Onlookers, from left, are Robert Wilkinson, commissioner of Los Angeles Harbors; W. M. Neighbors, mayoral assistant, and A. E. Wells of city engineer's office."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d053_f38_i23; H-20613 4x5
Corman, James C.--(James Charles),--1920-2000
Wilkinson, Robert
Panorama City Chamber of Commerce--Presidents
Men--California--Los Angeles
City council members--California--Los Angeles
Municipal officials and employees--California--Los Angeles
Contractors--California--Los Angeles
Ground breaking ceremonies--California--Panorama City (Los Angeles)
Construction equipment--California--Los Angeles
Graders (Earthmoving machinery)--California--Los Angeles
Signs and signboards--California--Panorama City (Los Angeles)
Shovels--California--Los Angeles
Roscoe Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Panorama City (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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