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Ducks, roses themes in Descanso Gardens
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
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated August 2, 1955 reads, "History of rose related - Bill Newman, public relations director of County Park and Recreation Department, describes different types of roses in world-famed Descanso Rose Garden to youthful listeners, Linda Weigert, 10, and Meade Curtin, 11, of North Hollywood. Garden has collection of famous roses from Biblical times until today."; See image #00137039 for additional photo in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Descanso Gardens (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Descanso Gardens (Los Angeles, Calif.)--Employees
Botanical gardens--California--Los Angeles
Gardens--California--Los Angeles
Parks--California--Los Angeles
Ponds--California--Los Angeles
Ducks--California--Los Angeles
Plants--California--Los Angeles
Trees--California--Los Angeles
La Can~ada Flintridge (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
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