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Old shoes like new
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Brich, George
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 November 15, 1960 reads, "That's the slogan of Okitonwa Camp Fire Girls keep in mind as they collect, polish and shine used children's shoes to be boxed and mailed to the Save The Children Federation in Norwalk, Conn., one of the national service projects sponsored by the Camp Fire organization. Hard at work making old shoes 'like new' as a requirement for wood gatherers rank are Susan Patton and Melody McMurray, foreground from left. Okitonwa group, under guardianship of Mmes. James Sibley and Jack Birenbaum, is sponsored by Mmes Harold Baich, William McMurray and Stagg PTA."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Camp Fire Girls
Clubs--California--San Fernando Valley
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--San Fernando Valley
Girls--California--San Fernando Valley
Community service--California--San Fernando Valley
Uniforms--California--San Fernando Valley
Children's shoes--California--San Fernando Valley
Shoebrushes--California--San Fernando Valley
Shoe-polish--California--San Fernando Valley
Trees--California--San Fernando Valley
Dwellings--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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