LA in Focus: The Valley Times (presented by Kevin Roderick)

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Sat, 03/10/2012 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm

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Images from the LAPL Photo Collection: Valley Edition

Kevin Roderick, local journalist, blogger, KCRW commentator and author of The San Fernando Valley: America’s Suburb, presents images from the Los Angeles Public Library’s Valley Times collection. Published in North Hollywood from 1946–1970, The Valley Times captured the social clubs, science fairs, and shopping malls of the post-War San Fernando Valley. Free and open to the public. Reservations not required.

Sponsored by Photo Friends of LAPL, the Photo Collection support group. Find out more about PF at


Los Angeles Public Central Library, Mark Taper Auditorium
630 W Fifth St
Los Angeles, CA, 90071
United States
34° 3' 2.5884" N, 118° 15' 18.6516" W
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