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Check to March of Dimes poster girl
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Hyde, Alan
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 January 26, 1961 reads, "A check for $25 was presented Nancy Jones, 8, Valley March of Dimes Poster Girl, as contribution to the campaign now under way to raise funds for crippling diseases. Deacons' members, left to right, Dennis Schneider, 20, president, and Tom Fry, 19, vice president, and Rudy Van Deeven, Sun Valley March of Dimes chairman, make the presentation. The Deacons is a Valley car club. Nancy goes into Children's Hospital today to prepare for surgery Monday to straighten her right leg. The operation is one of four she must undergo."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation
Deacons Car Club (San Fernando Valley, Calif.)
Men--California--San Fernando Valley
Automobiles--California--San Fernando Valley--Societies, etc.--Presidents
Girls--California--San Fernando Valley
Poliomyelitis--California--San Fernando Valley
Crutches--California--San Fernando Valley
Fund raisers (Persons)--California--San Fernando Valley
Checks--California--San Fernando Valley
Gifts--California--San Fernando Valley
Children with disabilities--California--San Fernando Valley
Banners--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Publicity photographs
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs

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