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Brilliant teen
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Young, Steve
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 was edited for publication purposes
At the time the prize was awarded, Susan Mintz was a sophomore at Bennington College, Vermont.
Photograph caption dated August 30, 1964 reads, "Miss Susan Mintz, blue-eyed brunette graduate of Burbank High School is the proud winner of an essay contest on school dropout problem [sic]. Susan spent one-quarter of an hour on the essay which earned her $1, 725."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Teenagers--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
College students--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
School contests--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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