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Walt Disney receives Oscar from Jane Wyman
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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The 25th Academy Awards was held Thursday, March 19, 1953, at the RKO Pantages in Hollywood, California. It was the very first Academy Awards ceremony to be broadcast on television and was carried by the National Broadcasting Company (NBC).
Photograph caption dated March 20, 1953 reads, "Jane Wyman, a former Oscar winner, presents award for best two-reel short subjects, which was won by Walt Disney for his film, 'Water Birds'." Actor Ray Milland is on seen on the right.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 2954
Disney, Walt,--1901-1966
Wyman, Jane,--1917-2007
Milland, Ray
Pantages Theatre (Hollywood, Los Angeles, Calif.)
Academy Awards (Motion pictures)
Animators--United States
Motion pictures--Awards--United States
Motion picture producers and directors--United States
Motion picture actors and actresses--United States
Los Angeles Evening Herald Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs
Group portraits
Portrait photographs

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