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Valley Times Photo Collection
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
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated November 24, 1955 reads, "Granada Hills Methodists start work on building which will include a chapel, social hall, Sunday School room, kitchen, parlor and office. Completion is expected in April. Design is of a modern contemporary style. Those taking part in ceremony are, from left, Rhea Robinson, chairman, building committee; Marvin Elliott, chairman, official board; Frederick J. Weitkamp, chairman, trustees; Rev. M.A. Wimberly; A.S. Peters, president, San Fernando Valley Methodist Union; Dr. Ray Ragsdale, Los Angeles District superintendent; Mrs. Edwin B. Merriman, Glendale First Methodist Church, and Rev. Irwin Trotter, pastor."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Granada Hills Methodist Church (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Ground breaking ceremonies--California--Granada Hills (Los Angeles)
Clergy--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Granada Hills (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
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