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Main Street
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Brich, George
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
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes; Photograph included in the exhibit: "Signs of Life : Los Angeles is the City of Neon."
Photograph caption dated September 21, 1960 reads, "Jeanne Avery, 15, 14155 Cohasset St., Van Nuys, adds to the view along palm-lined Van Nuys boulevard, community's main business street. The community is the largest in the Valley." Van Nuys is nearing its 50-year anniversary and is being celebrated as one of the most beautiful and productive cities in the Valley.; See images #00118139 through #00118141 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Butler Brothers (Firm)
Seaboard Loans (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Dorn's (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Morris Plan (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Young women--California--Los Angeles
Teenagers--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Palms--California--Los Angeles
Signs and signboards--California--Los Angeles
Street signs--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Neon signs--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Traffic signs and signals--California--Los Angeles
Automobiles--California--Los Angeles
Street lighting--California--Los Angeles
Streets--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Van Nuys Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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