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Going formal
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 caption dated June 30, 1958 reads, "Covering their curves with satin and silks, Valley lovelies Darlene Tompkins, 18, left, of Pacoima, Miss East San Fernando Valley in Miss California Beauty Pageant in Burbank." Photograph also used in article dated April 5, 1960.
1 photographic print : b&w ; 26 x 21 cm.
Valley Times Collection;
HCNVT_ d058_ f1_i20
Tompkins, Darlene, 1940-
Beauty contestants
Beauty contests
Young women
Award winners
Ball dresses
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Time Period

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