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Learn to make own clothes
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Hulse, Jerry
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 September 20, 1949 reads "Mrs. Charles Silva, left, and Mrs. James Segel put sewing machines to work in dressmaking class at North Hollywood Evening High School with able assistance of Emma J. Thistlewhite, instructor. More than 2000 adults are enrolled in the North Hollywood program and more are enrolling each evening."; See images #00032809 and #00132863 through #00132868 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Women--California--Los Angeles
Adult education teachers--California--Los Angeles
Adult education students--California--Los Angeles
Adult education--California--Los Angeles
Evening and continuation schools--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Schools--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
High schools--California--Los Angeles
Sewing--Study and teaching (Continuing education)--California--Los Angeles
Sewing machines--California--Los Angeles
Textile fabrics--California--Los Angeles
Tables--California--Los Angeles
Chairs--California--Los Angeles
North Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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