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May Co. benefit style show
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated October 5, 1959 reads, "Fall and winter styles were highlighted in the elaborate Fashion Fete, staged before a large crowd on the second floor, May Company Valley, for the benefit of the building fund of the Childrens Hospital. Katie Safford, May Company fashionist and noted style authority, served as commentator. Left to right above: Mrs. R. French, president, Toluca Lake Valley Guild, model showing winter coat, and Mrs. Russell S. Nelson, also of Toluca guild and coordinating chairman for five guilds in arranging event."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
May Company California
May Company California--Employees
Valley Plaza (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Toluca Lake Valley Guild--Presidents
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Fashion shows--California--Los Angeles
Models (Persons)--California--Los Angeles
Fur garments--California--Los Angeles
Coats--California--Los Angeles
Gloves--California--Los Angeles
Chairs--California--Los Angeles
Women's hats--California--Los Angeles
Interiors--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
North Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs

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