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Title
The Flag Ceremony in the Hearing Room of the Los Angeles County Hall of Administration, 1960
Date Created and/or Issued
circa 1960-11-02
Publication Information
University of Southern California. Libraries
Contributing Institution
University of Southern California Digital Library
Collection
Los Angeles Examiner Collection, 1920-1961
Rights Information
Contact: Special Collections, Doheny Memorial Library, Libraries, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189; specol@usc.edu
Doheny Memorial Library, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189
USC Libraries Special Collections
University of Southern California
specol@usc.edu
Description
Photograph of the Flag Ceremony in the Hearing Room of the Los Angeles County Hall of Administration. "First Order of business -- Taking part in Flag ceremony in new hearing room, are from left, Supervisor Frank Bonelli, Mrs. James Hughes, George Gillespie, Supervisor Kenneth Hahn and Naftali Sanchez" -- Examiner clipping attached to verso, dated, "Wednesday, November 2, 1960".
"The spanking new Hall of Administration acquired that "lived on" look Tuesday as the Board of Supervisors met for the first time in the huge hearing room of the $25,000,000 structure. Opening the session were two blind veterans, Naftali Sanchez and George M. Gillespie. The men raised an American Flag and a California bear Flag. The flags, given by the Los Angeles County Council of the American legion, were presented in the name of the James L. Hughes, whose widow was present. Sanchez is a Korean War veteran. Gillespie fought in World War II" -- Examiner clipping attached to verso, dated, "Wednesday, November 2, 1960".
Streetscape. Horizontal photography.
Type
image
Format
1 photograph : photoprint, b&w
photographic prints
photographs
Identifier
examiner-m3306
EXM-P-S-LOS-ANG-CIT-BUI-788
http://doi.org/10.25549/examiner-m3306
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/EXM-P-S-LOS-ANG-CIT-BUI-788.jpg
Subject
Los Angeles--City--Buildings--County Hall of Administration
Time Period
circa 1960-11-02
Place
-118.24539,34.05888
-118.2438,34.05665
-118.2457,34.05405
-118.24729,34.05739
500 West Temple Street
California
Los Angeles
USA
Source
3-1275-02805-9898 [Barcode]
EXM-P-S-LOS-ANG-CIT-BUI-788 [Original Filename]
Subjects 320 [Print Box]
University of Southern California [Contributing entity]
Relation
Los Angeles Examiner Photographs Collection, 1920-1961
Los Angeles Examiner Prints Collection, late 1920's - 1961
examiner-m4404

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