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Thursday, December 13, 2007

MUSEUM ACQUIRES NEW ORPHA KLINKER IMAGE

1931 Olympic Games Preview - L.A. Times - Gift of Phyllis Hansen - Orpha Klinker - Avila Adobe - Collection of The Msuem of the San Fernando Valley

In her never ending quest to build the Orpha Klinker collection of The Museum of the San Fernando Valley, Phyllis Hansen gave her Museum Community this vintage image of the Avila Abode. Don Francisco Avila, was an early alcalde of the Los Angeles pueblo. Mayor Avila began the adobe's construction on Olvera Street in 1818.

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