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Reign over Birmingham high cotton day
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 caption dated May 21, 1955 reads "Selected to reign over first annual Cotton Day at Birmingham High School in Van Nuys are, from left, Princesses Diana Robling, 16; Sharon Badger, 15; Karen Gulbrandson, 14; Queen Sharon Alexander, 14; Penny Hall, 13; Mary Boulton, 13, and Carol Baulo, 13. Girls were chosen from their home rooms to reign over Day's festivities sponsored by the Girls League."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Birmingham High School (Van Nuys, Calif.)--Students
Beauty contestants--California--Los Angeles
Girls--California--Los Angeles
High school students--California--Los Angeles
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
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