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Girls Week
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Williams, Elizabeth
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 March 4, 1958 reads, "From March 16 through 21 Valley high school girls take over executive spots in business, industry and government in observance of Business and Professional Women's Club's sponsored 'Girls Week.' Background from left Mrs. Muriel Morse, BPW coordinator, greets Jean Haslerud, Polytechnic High, who will be acting Mayor of Los Angeles on March 18, and Pat North, Birmingham High, chairman for Girls Week in the Valley. Seated in foreground from left are Pricilla Leahmann, Board of Education member and coordinator for Girls Week, with Mmes. Amy S. Ardouin, president, Los Angeles-Sunset District BPWC."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Business and Professional Women/USA
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--San Fernando Valley
High school students--California--San Fernando Valley
Teenage girls--California--San Fernando Valley
Women--California--San Fernando Valley
Handshaking--California--San Fernando Valley
Women's hats--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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