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Life begins at 80
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Martin, Bob
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
Photograph caption dated June 24, 1965 reads "Mrs. Thomas F. Ryan, 80 years old Sunday, receives a 'Happy Birthday' serenade from a clan of children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren and a host of godchildren who all assembled at her son's La Canada home to celebrate the occasion. Mrs. Ryan, who can remember the first telephone and first TV, has lived in the Valley since 1920."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Women--California--La Can~ada Flintridge
Men--California--La Can~ada Flintridge
Older people--California--La Can~ada Flintridge
Great-grandmothers--California--La Can~ada Flintridge
Boys--California--La Can~ada Flintridge
Girls--California--La Can~ada Flintridge
Families--California--La Can~ada Flintridge
Birthdays--California--La Can~ada Flintridge
Celebrations--California--La Can~ada Flintridge
Lawns--California--La Can~ada Flintridge
Trees--California--La Can~ada Flintridge
Corsages--California--La Can~ada Flintridge
Dwellings--California--La Can~ada Flintridge
La Can~ada Flintridge (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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