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First lesson
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 March 4, 1950 reads "Instructor Johnny Garcia, holding brush gives three youngsters at Las Palmas playground their first instruction in the art of textile painting. From left are Charlie Landeros, Tillie Malendres, and Rosalie Alvarado." Las Palmas playground, in Las Palmas Park, is in San Fernando.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Men--California--San Fernando
Girls--California--San Fernando
Boys--California--San Fernando
Art teachers--California--San Fernando
Art students--California--San Fernando
Art--Study and teaching--California--San Fernando
Painting--California--San Fernando
Paintbrushes--California--San Fernando
Tables--California--San Fernando
Parks--California--San Fernando
Las Palmas Park (San Fernando, Calif.)
San Fernando (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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