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Fund raising can be fun with food
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Valley Times Photo Collection
Brich, George
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph dated January 20, 1965 shows Mrs. Herbert Saxton, president of the Canoga Park Junior Women's Club, at the club's annual Foreign Foods Festival Luncheon. Proceeds from the event went towards Project Hope. A replica of the S.S. Hope is seen in the foreground decorating the table. The article partially reads, "Project Hope began in 1958 when President Dwight D. Eisenhower asked prominent heart specialist Dr. William B. Walsh to initiate a project aimed at international good will and understanding through personal contacts. Dr. Walsh then submitted the plan for the world's first peacetime hospital ship, a reconverted 15,000-ton veteran of World War II and the Korean conflict. The Consolation was refitted and rechristened the S.S. Hope."; See images #00134680 through #00134683 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Canoga Park Junior Women's Club
Canoga Park Junior Women's Club--Presidents
Project Hope
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--San Fernando Valley
Luncheons--California--San Fernando Valley
Fund raising--California--San Fernando Valley
Fund raisers (Persons)--California--San Fernando Valley
Women--California--San Fernando Valley
Eating & drinking--California--San Fernando Valley
Ship models--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
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