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Oscars for service
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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 January 31, 1955 reads, "Strathern Street School PTA was one of several Valley associations to receive an 'Oscar' award for Community Chest service. Mrs. Harry Eckes, 31st District PTA president, at left, aids Mrs. Walter Gould, 31st District PTA Red Feather chairman, present the statue to Mrs. M. R. Polley, Strathern president. Mrs. Ernest Williamson headed the school's campaign."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Strathern Street Elementary School (Los Angeles, Calif.).--PTA
Strathern Street Elementary School (Los Angeles, Calif.).--PTA--Presidents
Parents' and teachers' associations--California--San Fernando Valley
Awards--California--San Fernando Valley
Award winners--California--San Fernando Valley
Women--California--San Fernando Valley
Women's hats--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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