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Christmas is especially for the young
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Dean, Gordon
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
The shake roof and wood siding on this home, actually located at 5668 Jumilla Ave., was later replaced with asphalt shingle and stucco.
Photograph caption dated December 25, 1963 reads, "Christmas is especially for the young - A scene depicting young children experiencing Christmas for the first time captured first place in the Woodland Hills Junior Chamber of Commerce outdoor home decoration contest. Mrs. Charles Walters, foreground, stands admiring one of the props she used in constructing sweepstakes winners. The home is located at 5666 Jumilla Ave., Woodland Hills. This was the second time in three years that the Walters home has captures the award."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Woodland Hills Junior Chamber of Commerce
Holiday decorations--California--Los Angeles
Christmas decorations--California--Los Angeles
Christmas decorations--Competitions--California--Los Angeles
Garden ornaments and furniture--California--Los Angeles
Christmas trees--California--Los Angeles
Candy canes--California--Los Angeles--Art
Drum--California--Los Angeles--Art
Gifts--California--Los Angeles--Art
Women--California--Los Angeles
Dogs--California--Los Angeles
Lawns--California--Los Angeles
Children in art
Dwellings--California--Woodland Hills (Los Angeles)
Jumilla Avenue (Los Angeles, calif.)
Woodland Hills (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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