California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP)
Audio recording of the dedication of Rancho La Brea Fossil Area (Hancock Park) as a Registered National Natural Landmark by the National Park Service. Pledge of Allegiance. Speakers include: Kenneth Hahn (Supervisor of the 2nd District and Chairman of the County Dept. of History and Science), William T. Sesnon, Jr. (Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Los Angeles County Museum) -- site possesses exceptional value in illustrating natural history of the United States. Ernest Debbs (Supervisor of the 3rd District of Los Angeles County) -- announces the planned building of the Tar Pits building. Harold Henry (Councilman of the 4th District), aka "Miracle Mile Hal." Bennett T. Gale (Assistant to the Regional Director of the National Park Service). Dr. Herbert Friedman (Director of the Los Angeles County Museum).