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Justine Werner, Encino, Legion adjutant
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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
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated August 17, 1961 reads, "Mrs. Werner reviews her American Legion programs." The article partially reads, "Mrs. Justine Werner, Encino school teacher, housewife and a former petty officer in the Waves, has a new job in the American Legion. A woman of many interests, Mrs. Werner, 4725 Yarmouth Ave., last year was Department Vice Commander of the Legion - a statewide post which made her the highest-ranking elected woman Legionnaire in California. Now, she is beginning her term as adjutant of Encino's Mixed Post, No. 582, a post of 93 men and seven women."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
American Legion
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--San Fernando Valley
Veterans--United States
Women--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
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