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Mothers, children in class together
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Siddon, Dave
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 December 28, 1955 reads, "It's really abstract art - Mrs. Joseph Kessler puzzles over way to describe painting her son Steven, 3, is dabbing on canvas during free play period. Description of painting, along with Steven's other actions during class will go into her report to teacher, Mrs. Harriett Greenup, child authority. Mothers are instructed not to interfere with youngsters, letting them select colors and paint as they please."; See images #00109867 through #00109871 for additional photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Los Angeles (Calif.).--Board of Education
Mothers and sons--California--Los Angeles
Painting--California--Los Angeles
Children--California--Los Angeles
Mothers--California--Los Angeles
Boys--California--Los Angeles
North Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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