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Burbank Police commission new 'Officers
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated February 8, 1956 reads, "Burbank Police Boys Band director Ben Porter congratulates new 'officers' commissioned to take over band's administrative duties. From left are Lieutenants William White, 16; Jim Porter, 14; Captain Fred Dwight, 15; Porter; and Lieutenants Andrew Gordon, 14, and John Kibre, 16. All appointees are three-year veterans of group which has made more than 100 public appearances since it was organized in 1953."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Burbank Police Boys' Band
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.).--Police Department
Bands (Music)--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Young men--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Musicians--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Men--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs

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