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Title
Parky meets turtle
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Contributor
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
1958
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 caption dated August 16, 1958 reads, "Parky, kangaroo of Los Angeles City Parks, meets first place winning turtle among unusual pet entries as owner, Adrienne Hirshfield, 9, of 6658 St. Clair Ave., North Hollywood, proudly holds pet. Parky is being introduced by Jerry Wanek of Los Angeles City Park Department."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00119091
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d023_f9_i19
CARL0005379019
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/52283
Subject
Los Angeles (Calif.).--Department of Recreation and Parks--Officials and employees
Captive kangaroos--California--Los Angeles
Kangaroos--California--Los Angeles
Contests--California--Los Angeles
Girls--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Parks--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Victory-Vanowen Playground (North Hollywood, Los Angeles, Calif.)
North Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs
Portrait photographs
Group portraits

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