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Crown fair queen
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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 October 18, 1956 reads, "Western entertainer Montie Montana, left, places crown on head of Donna Brookins, queen of Mid-Valley Fair which Panorama City Rotary Club is sponsoring through Sunday at Van Nuys boulevard and Nordhoff street, Panorama City. Les Engle, member of Optimist Club, which sponsored queen, is at right. Fair's profits will go toward new Valley midget racing track."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Montana, Montie
Mid-Valley Community Fair
Fairs--California--Panorama City (Los Angeles)
Beauty contests--California--Los Angeles
Beauty contestants--California--Los Angeles
Award winners--California--Los Angeles
Rodeo performers--United States
Men--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Panorama City (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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