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Hospitalized vet wins poetry award
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Valley Times Photo Collection
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated July 21, 1958 reads, "Named winner of honorary award in poetry division of 12th annual Hospitalized Veteran's Writing Project is Don Hansen, center, patient at San Fernando Veteran's Hospital. While Don exhibits cash prize awarded his poem, 'Peace Through Prayer," hospital manager L. C. Like, right, and ward physician Dr. S. H. Lawrence, left, offer congratulations."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Veterans Administration Hospital (San Fernando, Calif.)
Veterans Administration Hospital (San Fernando, Calif.)--Employees
Awards--California--Los Angeles
Poetry--Awards--California--Los Angeles
Award winners--California--Los Angeles
Hospital patients--California--Los Angeles
Hospital administrators--California--Los Angeles
Hospitals--California--Los Angeles--Employees
Physicians--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Hospitals--California--Sylmar (Los Angeles)
Veterans' hospitals--California--Los Angeles
Sylmar (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
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