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Vets fashion Easter hats
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Valley Times Photo Collection
Brich, George
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated April 9, 1963 reads "Easter Bonnet making contest occupies disabled veterans at Sepulveda Veterans Hospital as they prepare for contest judging Thursday in an event sponsored by the 52 Association of Southern California in conjunction with The Hollywood Canteen Foundation. Materials for hundreds of hats are furnished by 52 Association and Auxiliary. Above (not pictured), Mmes. David R. McMillan, Glendale, of Hollywood Canteen, and Annette Ingram (sic), Westwood, and Miss Annette Ingram, therapist, help vets with decorating. Below, Mrs. Allen K. Wood, Sherman Oaks, a judge, tries on hat made by the veterans. A variety show will accompany judging ceremonies. Judges will include Rex the Milliner, Nina Anderton, and Mmes. Ferdinand Mendenhall, Wood and Norman Taurog. Mrs. McMillan and Sybil Brand, of 52 Auxiliary, are producing the show."; See images #00141201 through #00141202 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Sepulveda Veterans Administration Hospital (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Women--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Veterans--United States
Hospital patients--California--Los Angeles
Women's hats--California--Los Angeles
Contests--California--Los Angeles
Handicraft--California--Los Angeles
Hospitals--California--Sepulveda (Los Angeles)
North Hills (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Sepulveda (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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