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Title
Mary Pickford official mascot
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1939
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Title supplied by cataloger.; Photograph was edited for publication purposes.
Mary Pickford was a Canadian-born silent film actress, famously known as "America's sweetheart," co-founder of American Artists film studio, and one of the original founders of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Photograph caption dated April 14, 1939 reads "Mary Pickford is shown getting her button as official mascot of the Los Angeles Press Photographers Association from George R. Watson, vice president. She will donate a silver cup for the exhibit of news photography to be held at the Biltmore Hotel on April 21, 22 and 23."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;23 x 18 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00106788
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 1009
CARL0005336010
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/32293
Subject
Pickford, Mary,--1892-1979
Watson, George R.,--1892-1977
Los Angeles Press Photographers Association
Motion picture actors and actresses--United States
Photographers--United States
Pin-back buttons--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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