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Journey to Bethlehem
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 December 7, 1953 reads, "Mary and Joseph on their journey to Bethlehem where Christ is born, is depicted on this float by the Van Nuys Presbyterian Church in the Bethlehem Star Parade in Van Nuys. This was one of 24 floats entered by Valley churches telling the story of the Life of Christ. The number of entries has grown each staging of the parade."; See image #00115631 for additional photo in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Van Nuys Presbyterian Church (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Bethlehem Star Parade (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Parades--California--Los Angeles--Religious aspects
Parades--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Streets--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Parade floats--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Automobiles--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Van Nuys Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Night photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs

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