Skip to main content

Image / Parking lot sale launched

Have a question about this item?

Item information. View source record on contributor's website.

Parking lot sale launched
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at for additional information.
Photograph caption dated August 21, 1958 reads "Tony Griffiths, left, Builders Emporium boat sales division, with Rose and Joe Maphis, stars of KTTV's Town Hall Party, pull into Builders Emporium 7:30 p.m. tomorrow to launch gigantic parking lot sale. Joe Maphis takes wheel of new 1959 Trojan 28-foot cruiser which will be on display for first time in nation. Johnny Bond, Columbia recording star and member of Town Hall Party, will be on hand to assist, along with other Western entertainers."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Maphis, Joe,--1921-1986
Maphis, Rose Lee
Builders Emporium of Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)--Employees
Town Hall Party (Musical group)
Women--California--San Fernando Valley
Men--California--San Fernando Valley
Couples--California--San Fernando Valley
Musicians--United States
Singers--United States
Television personalities--California--San Fernando Valley
Boats and boating--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

About the collections in Calisphere

Learn more about the collections in Calisphere. View our statement on digital primary resources.

Copyright, permissions, and use

If you're wondering about permissions and what you can do with this item, a good starting point is the "rights information" on this page. See our terms of use for more tips.

Share your story

Has Calisphere helped you advance your research, complete a project, or find something meaningful? We'd love to hear about it; please send us a message.

Explore related content on Calisphere: