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Title
Photogenic opening
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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
1956
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 caption dated November 13, 1956 reads "A very complete photographic department was recently opened at Builder's Emporium with the assistance of radio, TV and screen stars. Shown above with President Gerald Block are models Barbara Wells, Margie Tanney and Joan Corbett. Customers and guests snapped the colorful proceedings and received finished prints within 24 hours, as the Emporium inaugurated it 24 hour developing service." Block is the Van Nuys store president.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00138559
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d046_f34_i30
CARL0005685987
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/68098
Subject
Builders Emporium of Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)--Presidents
Men--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Models (Persons)--California--Los Angeles
Cameras--California--Los Angeles
Signs and signboards--California--Los Angeles
Hardware stores--California--Los Angeles
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period
1951-1960

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