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Photo archive from defunct ‘Valley Times’ newspaper goes digital

Public Relations Office, Library Administration,
An archived picture of Valley Times newspaper

Los Angeles Daily News published an article about the library’s Valley Times digitization project and the efforts by our Photo Friends to raise money to support this initiative.

“The historic images from the defunct Valley Times newspaper help mark the rapid development of suburban Los Angeles in the decades after World War II.

Now 45,000 Valley Times news photographs from the Los Angeles Public Library collection are being scanned for digital viewing thanks to an initiative by its nonprofit Photo Friends.”

Read the full article.