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Title
Valley has new industrial giant
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
1954
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 was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated September 18, 1954 reads "Snipping yellow ribbon to officially open Pacific Mercury Television Manufacturing Corporation's plant is Mayor Norris Poulson. Sharing in ceremonies are, left to right, R. A. Carrington Jr., publisher; Al Gock; Congressman Edgar Hiestand; Commander E. C. Langmead, of Air Materials Command, San Bernardino; Mayor Poulson; Joe Benaron, president of Pacific Mercury; T. V. Houser, chairman of board of directors, Sears, and Luther Odom, president of Sepulveda Chamber of Commerce."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00140535
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d048_f19_i15
CARL0005708204
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/69291
Subject
Poulson, Norris,--1895-1982
Hiestand, Edgar W.,--1888-1970
Pacific Mercury Television Co.--Presidents
Men--California--San Fernando Valley
Mayors--California--Los Angeles
Municipal officials and employees--California--Los Angeles
Dedications--California--San Fernando Valley
Ribbons--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period
1951-1960

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