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Rescue flier honored
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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
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated December 10, 1959 reads, "John Casagrande Jr., 12, center, Burbank youth, one of 20 rescued by Capt. Sewell Griggers, left, adds his own personal thanks to County Supervisors' tribute scroll given to Griggers by Supervisor Warren M. Dorn, right. Youth was rescued in 1958 after he fell 100 feet from a cliff in Brace Canyon, near Burbank, when Griggers jockeyed his helicopter into dangerous canyon to get him."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Dorn, Warren M
Los Angeles County (Calif.).--Sheriff's Department--Officials and employees
Awards--California--Los Angeles
Award presentations--California--Los Angeles
County council members--California--Los Angeles County
Helicopter pilots--California--Los Angeles
Boys--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Flags--United States
Valley Times Collection photographs

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