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Title
Represents Elvis
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Contributor
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
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
Date Created and/or Issued
1962
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph was edited for publication purposes.
Photograph caption dated May 30, 1962 reads, "The national president of the American Gold Star Mothers stopped by Paramount this week to visit Elvis Presley, whom she is representing at today's dedication of the USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor. Presley raised $67,000 for the memorial fund at a benefit last year but his work on Hal Wallis' 'Girls! Girls! Girls!' prevents his attending the ceremonies. The Gold Star Mother, Mrs. Dorothy Baxter of Worcester, Mass, agreed to act as his emissary."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00144670
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d053_f24_i17
CARL0005861953
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/74486
Subject
Presley, Elvis,--1935-1977
American Gold Star Mothers, Inc.--Presidents
Singers--United States
Women--California--Los Angeles
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period
1961-1970

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