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Title
Rescue flier honored
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
1959
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 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."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00121505
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d025_f35_i14
CARL0005405617
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/54723
Subject
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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