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Title
Silhouette Figure Form Salon opens
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection;
Contributor
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
1958
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/UND/1.0/
Description
Photograph caption dated September 8, 1958 reads, "Bert Goodrich, director of public relations, left, explains to Sam Hunter, vice president, some of features of plush interior of another soon-to-be-opened San Fernando Valley Silhouette Figure Form International Salon, where more than $50,000 worth of weight reduction and figure perfection equipment is being installed. Goodrich, first 'Mr. America,' and Hunter supervise operation of 275 studios located in United States, Canada and Mexico, where 'Easy Does It' mechanical equipment makes salon visits a pleasure. Total cost of the new salon, which will be personally inspected by American Health President Raymond A. Wilson, will exceed $100,000."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm.
Identifier
00154771
Valley Times Collection;
HCNVT_d058_ f23_i36
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/128102
Subject
Exercise--Equipment and supplies
Weight lifting
Weight loss
Health facilities
Salons
Sofas
Men
Photographic prints
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Time Period
1951-1960

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