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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 29, 1958 reads, "Mrs. Herbert Smith buses her own Santa Claus, husband Herbert, after they won sweepstakes trophy in North Hollywood holiday home decorating contest sponsored by North Hollywood Junior Chamber of Commerce. Theme of display was train carrying Santa's workshop with Santa as engineer."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Santa Claus
North Hollywood Junior Chamber of Commerce
Decoration and ornament--California--Los Angeles
Christmas decorations--California--Los Angeles
Dwellings--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Husband and wife--California--Los Angeles
Contests--California--Los Angeles
Awards--California--Los Angeles
Locomotives--Design and construction
North Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Night photographs
Time Period

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